Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Page 2 of 12

Tag: Charger

Cobra and ESCORT Offer Great Tech Gifts for Drivers

Cobra and ESCORT Offer Great Tech Gifts for Drivers
This post brought to you by Cobra. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Technabob. These days, cars offer all sorts of built-in technology to improve driver safety and convenience. But there are some automotive gadgets that you’ll want to consider adding after the fact too.

KFC’s New Take-out Box Will Charge Your Phone

KFC’s New Take-out Box Will Charge Your Phone
Now your greasy fingers have something new to filth up. KFC knows that your phone needs a charge and they are willing to help with a device charger bjilt into your take-out box. Sadly, like many cool and unusual things, we in America are left out.

Warcraft Doomhammer Power Bank Keeps Gadgets Going

Warcraft Doomhammer Power Bank Keeps Gadgets Going
At first glance, you might think this Warcraft inspired Doomhammer is something meant for cosplay or dress up. It’s actually a portable battery that will keep your gadgets from doom by charging up their batteries while you’re on the go.

Star Wars BB-8 USB Car Charger: Powered by Droid

Star Wars BB-8 USB Car Charger: Powered by Droid
No Jedi mind trick here. This is the droid you are looking for. This cool BB-8 USB charger has two charging ports which provide 2.1 Amps each. That’s enough to charge two tablets simultaneously, though it won’t light cigarettes.

Gecko Wireless Charging Adapter for Mobile Devices: PseudoQi

Gecko Wireless Charging Adapter for Mobile Devices: PseudoQi
We’ve seen a couple of charging cable adapters that mimic Apple’s MagSafe connector. The Gecko on the other hand mimics both MagSafe and wireless chargers using thin magnetic adapters. Instead of plugging your devices, you’ll just place them on top of your cable or power bank and the adapters will snap into each other.

StarCraft II Pylon USB Charger: Power er, Whelming

StarCraft II Pylon USB Charger: Power er, Whelming
Do you need more chargers? No need to construct an additional one. ThinkGeek and Blizzard have imported Protoss’ advanced technology to create this officially licensed StarCraft Protoss Pylon USB charger. The charger has two USB ports but delivers a total of 2.1A.

HeLi-on Portable Solar Power Bank: Juice Roll-Ups

HeLi-on Portable Solar Power Bank: Juice Roll-Ups
Danish company infinityPV is working on what it claims is the world’s most compact solar charger. The HeLi-on is just 4.4″ long yet packs a battery and a long solar panel that rolls into its slim body, thanks to the company’s organic solar cell technology.

R2-D2 USB Wall Charger: Powered by Droid

R2-D2 USB Wall Charger: Powered by Droid
Who else are you going to trust to charge your phone? BB-8? Please! R2-D2 won’t let you down. In fact you would need a restraining bolt to keep me away from this droid. This cool R2-D2 USB wall charger has 2 USB Ports: 2.1A + 1.0A and measures 3 1/2″ tall by 2″ wide.

Pop-up Outlets and USB Charger Stays out of Your Way

Pop-up Outlets and USB Charger Stays out of Your Way
I don’t have to tell you that by now you have way too many mobile devices that need to be charged. There are smartphones, tablets, watches, desk toys and more. They all need to be plugged in from time to time.

WatchMe Charging Stand Turns Your Apple Watch into a Cyclops

WatchMe Charging Stand Turns Your Apple Watch into a Cyclops
Vivian Muller designed this cool charging stand that takes your Apple watch and makes it into a cute monster. It’s very minion-like. Very adorable. Your Apple watch has zero personality while charging right now, but the Watchme solves that problem and gives you a cool little cyclops buddy.

Znaps Magnetic Connector for Smartphones Makes Charging a Snap

Znaps Magnetic Connector for Smartphones Makes Charging a Snap
Over the years, I have used a bunch of different iPhone models and Android devices. I like the Lightning connector for the iPhone because it’s easy to connect and you don’t have to worry about which way the connector goes in.

Candle Charger: All You Need are Candles and Water for Power

Candle Charger: All You Need are Candles and Water for Power
Desperate times call for desperate measures. If your phone is running low on power and you’re stuck in an emergency situation where getting help from outside is vital, then you might want to consider stocking up on some Candle Chargers and some candles, of course.

Solar Paper Thin & Light Charger: Diet Solar

Solar Paper Thin & Light Charger: Diet Solar
Portable solar cells are notoriously slow to charge compared to external batteries, but you might not mind if you get the Solar Paper. Yolk says its device is the world’s thinnest and lightest solar charger, and you can connect multiple units together to increase their output and reduce charging time.

Knight Rider K.I.T.T. USB Car Charger

Knight Rider K.I.T.T. USB Car Charger
I’ve always wanted my own K.I.T.T. car, but I didn’t want to do the whole fake my own death, change identities and get a face change thing. Luckily, now I don’t have to thanks to ThinkGeek who are offering a USB charger that looks like KITT’s voicebox from the ’80s series Knight Rider.

Deal: Mpow 3-Port Intelligent In-Car Charger

Deal: Mpow 3-Port Intelligent In-Car Charger
So you’re on a road trip with friends or family and everyone has a gadget with them. The usual drill? Constantly swap who’s plugged into the USB charger until everyone has juiced back up. With the Mpow 3-port Intelligent In-Car Charger, you don’t need to worry about that.

Better Re Turns Used Phone Batteries into Battery Packs: Power Cycle

Better Re Turns Used Phone Batteries into Battery Packs: Power Cycle
Enlighten Today is working on the smartphone battery equivalent of hard drive enclosures. The Better Re is a housing that turns used phone batteries into external battery packs. Not only does this reduce waste and make the most out of what would otherwise be hazardous waste materials, it also means you have an expandable battery pack that could last a lifetime.