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The Voltmaker: A Smart Charger for a Smartphone World

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Since phones started getting more powerful their increased thirst for battery power has created an industry of alternative chargers. This kinetic changing solution by Voltmaker proves that there are products being conceived that are elegant enough to find in someone’s handbag and essential enough to need to take travelling.

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Solar Impulse Solar Powered Plane Uses QNX for Control and Data Management Functions

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The Solar Impulse plane is the first aircraft in the world that can fly, without fuel, during the day and night. Currently, the plane can only carry one passenger but it’s an interesting proof that it can be done. One thing CNN didn’t point out about the plane that’s interesting is that the plane uses the QNX OS for a variety of control and data management functions. How much energy you get from the sun, how much power is in the batteries and more.
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KIWI U-Powered Solar, Car, Wall and USB Charger for Mobile Devices

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KIWI Choice has launched a new U-Powered, solar and USB portable charger for mobile devices. KIWI U-Powered can be charged from any power source such as a USB port, car charger, wall charger or the sun. Once charged, you can use the device as a backup power source for your BlackBerry. KIWI U-Powered will be available in retail stores, online and on the KIWI Choice website.

Head over to the KIWI Choice site to purchase one today for $49.99.