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The 4 Best Fast Chargers for Your Next Travel

Nothing feels worse than the sinking feeling upon the realization that you have forgotten your phone charger or power bank when unpacking. We have all been there at some point as there is usually so much focus on other things that we end up forgetting to pack the most essential accessories. That being said, we have created simple packing guides that will come in handy when packing for your next....

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Apple Event Sept 2021 – iPhone 13, Watch 7, iPad, and More

The latest Apple Event just happened. The September 14th event delivered the news on the long-awaited iPhone 13 series of smartphones, iPad mini 6, and Apple Watch 7. However, the event failed to unveil Airpods 3 as expected. Here’s a quick summary of what was announced: The iPhone 13 lineup: Apple showed off the new line of iPhones—iPhone13, Pro, Mini, and Pro Max. They’re all upda....

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UGREEN Apple Watch Charger Review

The Gadgeteer is supported by readers like you! If you buy something through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Thank you!Learn more. REVIEW– I have a lot of phone chargers, but I only have one charger for my wife’s Apple Watch. When I saw this item I knew I needed it to go in our travel bag! What is it? The UGREEN Charger for Apple Watch is a portable charger designed ....

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What Should You Do to Protect Your Battery?

Rechargeable lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are the most widely used batteries. Compared to other rechargeable batteries, they have a higher energy density, low self-discharge, and a higher cell voltage. Because of the better capabilities, Li-ion is taking over markets previously dominated by acid. However, unlike other types of batteries, Lithium-ion technology isn’t mature yet. Research is....

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Will Apple Use USB-C Port On iPhone?

With advancements in technology, USB-C has taken us even closer to having a truly standard universal connector. And with more windows and Mac devices featuring the interface, you can tell that it is here to stay. We have seen Apple transition several of its devices from the lighting connector, which has been prominent on iPhones since its debut in 2012, to USB-C including the iPad Pro, MacBook ....

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Best Back to School Gadgets for College Students

Students around the world are returning to university campuses and it is time to knuckle down and study hard. However, there are a number of gadgets that can help you maximize your studying efforts so you can spend more time enjoying your college experience. This article will show you what products would be useful for your trip back to school. Presentations and Mobility University student....

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Does the USB-C Charger Charge the Fastest?

Fast charge requires three things - a compatible device (phone, laptop, or tablet), a charger that supports USB fast charge, and a compatible cable. The cable will feature USB-C at least on the charger and either USB-C or Apple Lighting on the device end. In this post, we’ll cover the basics of fast charging and how USB-C 3.1 Power Delivery(PD) allows you to charge devices 2 to 4 times f....

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Thunderbolt 4: Everything You Need To Know

It has been almost 10 years since the Thunderbolt hardware interface first showed up on a MacBook Pro thanks to Intel and Apple. Fast forward to July 2020, the fourth entry of the thunderbolt interface, Thunderbolt 4 was finally released. However, from the surface Thunderbolt 4 may not seem so much different from its predecessor, Thunderbolt 3. Therefore, in this article, we will take an in....

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USB-C Charger 101: All You Need to Know

USB or “Universal Serial Bus” is the most renowned standard for charging devices in the world There have been numerous variations in the form factor of USB to adapt to the changing technological requirements. Popular models include the USB-A, USB-B, and micro-USB. Among these varied USB connector styles is the USB-C. It was a unique re-invention of the USB. The idea for the USB-C connector was ....

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Nintendo Switch Not Charging? 9 Easy Tips to Fix It

Arriving in November 2017, the Nintendo Switch has been a triumph from the pioneering manufacturer. Combining the best of the former Wii console and the iconic GameBoy, it was a handheld for families and serious gamers. However, one of its few flaws is the charging time. 9 Easy Tips to Fix Nintendo Switch Not Charging Even the new Nintendo Switch model has just 4.5 to 9 hours of battery life....

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Will Wireless Charging Take Over?

Some people feel like wireless charging is functionality that no one wants and it is a non-innovation being forced on the market. A commonly reported figure is that only 29% of people use a wireless charger. This number is very low, particularly since the technology has been around for quite a long time. Still, the same market research group produced a report indicating that there was a 37% inc....

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HUAWEI’s Latest Product Launch Roundup

HUAWEI’s launch event on July 29th hosted by Richard Yu was insightful as we got to finally see the unveiling of devices such as the highly anticipated P50 series and the Harmony OS 2 operating system. The event featured some highlights such as showcasing the powerful camera capabilities of the P50 series cameras and much more as we will find out below. The Harmony OS 2 HUAWEI announced that the....