The modern smartphone is a truly wonderful and practical device, but its magnificent splendor disappears as soon as its power cell gives in. If you need some extra juice on the go and battery cases freak you out, then you must have entertained the thought of getting a portable charger.
Harman Kardon, a well-known company that dabbles in the audio and visual technology, has just announced yet another premium product, a follow-up to the Allure smart speaker that was announced at IFA 2017, only this one is portable.
The new Harman Kardon Allure Portable will be available for purchase starting this spring for $199, $50 cheaper than its regular brother. Customers will be able to get one via Amazon or Harman Kardon’s online store.
It’s powered by Alexa, which features more than 20,000 skills, but since Amazon is adding new ones every month, it’s probably going to have …
Need a new portable battery charger (aka power bank) for your smartphone or
tablet? If you do, you can now buy the highly-rated mophie powerstation Boost XL (with
a 10,400 mAh capacity) for just $24.99 – that’s $55 off its original price.
The 10,400 mAh mophie powerstation Boost XL is available for $24.99
only at Best Buy, which offers the mobile charger in four color variants (blue,
white, purple, and pink). If you hurry and place an order online today, Best
Buy can ship the accessory by December 26. Of
course, you can also save the charger for a store pickup.
That’s because the ION360 U is particular to them, boasting a handy phone case that allows the 360-degree camera to attach properly to the phones in question. …
Bose introduced its smallest portable Bluetooth speaker earlier this month, the SoundLink Micro. If you haven’t pre-ordered one yet, you will now be able to purchase one for just $109.95.
The main advantages of the SoundLink Micro are its small size, IPX7 rating, and battery life. Also, the device allows users to access the voice input for their phone’s Siri or Google Assistant directly from the speaker.
The IPX7 rating confers the speaker the much needed waterproof trait. According to Bose, the SoundLink Micro is built with materials like silicone rubber …
Pawn shops are a bit like casinos — 99 percent of the time there’s nothing to be gained from being a patron, but that one other percent is the reason why such establishments exist in the first place. And the following story is a classic take on the old “person unknowingly buys something which turns out to be rare and valuable” story.
Inclement weather in Moscow on Friday summoned an unexpected public menace: Runaway portable toilets.
Per RT, high winds sent portable toilets skidding across a walkway between the Moscow Museum of Archaeology and the Museum of the Patriotic War in 1812, near by the city’s Red Square.
Clips of the incident show passersby scattering as bright blue toilets slide in their direction.
And yes, you can laugh— RT says there were no injuries reported.
Pioneer is launching a new accessory for iPhones and iPads called Rayz Rally. It is the first Lightning-powered portable speaker on the market, and it is intended to serve mainly as an easy-to-use, pocket-size conference call system.