Posts Tagged 'solar'

Rydon Pixio: Solar Powered Bike Light Never Needs Batteries

There’s nothing more annoying than having your bicycle light give out in the middle of a night ride. It can also get dangerous. That’s why I think that a light that can be recharged using solar energy is a good idea, so you won’t have to remember to change batteries and get caught in the dark.

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Goal Zero Escape 150 Adventure Kit

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If the Goal Zero Yeti is a bit too much for your solar charging needs, then you should consider the Escape 150 Adventure Kit. This portable unit will allow you to charge up your gadgets on the go, especially if you’re in the woods, with no power outlet nearby. The Escape 150 can power up lights, cellphones and laptops.

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Logitech Solar Keyboard K760: One Keyboard to Rule Them All

If you’re like me, you probably tend to use all of your OS X and iOS devices simultaneously, which is one reason why I like the Logitech Wireless Keyboard K760. It doesn’t have a numeric keypad, but this single keyboard will work with all of your devices.

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Kepler Observations Suggest That Superflares Erupt in G2V-Type Stars

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Solar flares happen when magnetic-field loops threading through sunspots get twisted and break, producing massive amounts of radiation that accelerate charged particles into space. The largest one that Sol ever produced in recorded history was on September 1st, 1859, and it was observed by the British astronomer Richard Carrington. Hours later, auroras were seen in tropical latitudes and telegraph lines threw off sparks, even when disconnected from their batteries.

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Eton Rukus Solar-Powered Bluetooth Speaker: Play Your Tunes Anywhere

If you’re in the market for a Bluetooth wireless speaker, then check out the Rukus Solar from Eton. The whole device is solar-powered, and connects to smartphones and other devices via Bluetooth or cables.

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Solar-Powered Kudocase for iPad: Multifunctional Juice Station

While my iPad rarely runs out of juice, it’s becoming more of a problem for my iPhone. Nevertheless, if your iPad seems to suck on a lot of power, then check out the Kudocase, which is a solar-charging face and stand for iPad 2, as well as the new 3rd generation iPad. It looks pretty spiffy, and I’m sure you’ll be the only one on the block with this one.

kudocase solar charging case ipad

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Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio: A Slimmer iPad Keyboard Case

I have the original Logitech Keyboard Case at home, but I have to admit that it’s slightly too bulky to lug around everywhere. Logitech has upped the ante with their new Solar Keyboard Folio, which looks even thinner.

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O’Sun Nomad Solar Lamp: A Jug Full of Light

This new lamp was created by the Belgian designer Alain Gilles for O’Sun, and it was specifically made to address the needs of families living in parts of the world that don’t have access to electricity. In many parts of the world, kerosene lamps are used widely, but they often cause deadly accidents. The Nomad lamp is a portable rechargeable device, that’s easy to operate and use, and is completely safe.

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o.d.m. Sunstich LCD Watch: Portable Solar-Powered Sundial

We here at Technabob have a thing for cool digital watches, and here’s another to add to our collection. The o.d.m. Sunstitch watch is solar-powered and features a display that is reminiscent of the shadow of a sundial. The whole face of the watch is single LCD display, with the solar panel presumably hidden behind the face. The overall effect is a muted and minimal.

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Aqua Tek S Rugged iPhone Case Laughs in the Face of the Great Outdoors

If you tend to lead a life that exposes your phone to a lot of hazards, like rock-climbing, snowboarding, or crocodiles, then you’ll no doubt appreciate the Aqua Tek S case from Snow Lizard, which hopes to get funded via Kickstarter.

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