You Can Actually Buy a Flux Capacitor Car Charger Now

The folks at ThinkGeek put so much effort into their April Fool's Day prank products every year that often times they end up turning them into a reality. Remember the Star Wars Tauntan sleeping bag?, that started life as a prank. And of all the wonderful products ThinkGeek pretended to announce on April 1 this year,… » 7/24/14 12:14pm 7/24/14 12:14pm

How to Find Out If Your Flight Has In-Seat Power Outlets

Got a 5 hour flight but only an hour or two worth of battery left on your gadgets? Depending on your airline, you may have a power outlet or USB port in your seat. Here's how to find out which planes have some extra juice to give. » 10/15/13 12:00pm 10/15/13 12:00pm

These Are The Lamest Electric Vehicle Chargers Around

If you're driving something with a plug, signs that tell you where the nearest charging station catch your eye more than if you were driving something else. When your range says 2 miles, you're probably sporting an expression similar to someone about to wet his or her pants. » 12/09/12 2:00pm 12/09/12 2:00pm

Danger, Danger, High Voltage! ZAP Introduces High Speed Charger

One of the drawbacks of owning an electric car, other than constantly being asked out on dates, is the slow charging time. Understanding it's not convenient for everyone to wait six hours in between drives, ZAP is offering a 100-amp/10,000-watt charger that'll juice up your Xebra in less than an hour. Of course,… » 3/15/07 6:00pm 3/15/07 6:00pm