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Best Travel Battery On Sale This Morning On Amazon

The best brand of batteries is part of Lightning Deals this morning on Amazon..  I’ve written about some of the great Anker products I carry in my backpack before, including: The Best USB Charger My Favorite Choices For Power On The Road Today, it’s a battery on sale, the Anker 2nd Gen Astro E4 13,000 mAh 3 Amp portable battery. It’s normally priced in the $35 to $40 range but it’s priced at $21.99 for Lightning Deals today.  If you’re not familiar with Lightning Deals, they’re first-come first-served.  This one […]

Should You Purchase A Fuel Rod?

Keeping my various electronic gadgets powered on the road can be cumbersome, but I have a pretty good system worked out.  That being said, I’m always looking for a better way to keep my gear charged.  So, when I happened to walk by a few Fuel Rod kiosks recently, I was at least initially curious. It was a long shot this would be a viable option, but I did a little research anyways to see if it would be a good fit for any of my readers. The machines advertise […]

My Favorite Choices To Power Devices When Traveling

Spend enough time on the road and you’ll lose your fair share of chargers, combs, toothbrushes, etc.  And, if you’re a bit nitty like me, you’ll start to grow attached to inanimate objects, maybe more than one might think reasonable. But, my nits are to your benefit, as I test a lot of different products.  You can see a few of my favorite things here: Best Portable Charger On The Market 6 Essential Tools To Travel With Young Children My Favorite Toiletry Kit I decided to put together a post […]

Lowest Price I’ve Seen On My Favorite Battery

I’m working on a series of posts for items I carry in my backpack and noticed today that my favorite pocket battery has dropped in price again. I’ve paid $19.99 for the Anker 3200 mAh portable charger in the past and thought that was a good deal.  Then, right before Christmas Amazon dropped the price to $16.99.  Today, it’s showing up at $13.99. As a general rule, batteries and storage devices continue to get cheaper.  But, the Anker stuff is really durable.  I have half a dozen different pieces from […]

My Favorite Portable Phone Charger On Sale At Amazon

It looks like one of my favorite travel gadgets will be on sale in Amazon’s upcoming end-of-year lightning deals.     Anker makes some of the best chargers on the market in a variety of different sizes.  For folks who don’t want to carry a bulky charger around, this one weighs less than 3 ounces (or about the same as 10 quarters).  I don’t carry much lipstick but it’s advertised as being about the size of a tube of lipstick. For battery hogs like me, Anker also makes some bigger chargers […]