Power strips have come a long way in the last few years. We’re finding more and more that are stylish and pretty, or like these, almost invisible. The Invisiplug is a regular old power strip with a realistic wood grain pattern (not real wood–no fire...
While surge protectors aren’t particularly the sexiest tech gadgets out there, when you’re in need of one, you realize just how important they are. We’ve covered a slew of great ones on Cool Mom Tech, including this awesome Expandable Surge...
If you’ve done any sort of traveling, then you know how tough it can be to find enough outlets to charge all your gadgets in the airport and in your hotel room. I’ll have my laptop plugged in at the desk, then my phone and tablet in the bathroom, which...
After this weekend’s hurricane, I’m reminded once again I was reminded once again of the importance of surge protectors to power your appliances and gadgets. But then, I was also reminded of one of my biggest tech pet peeve — power strips that...
One of my big tech peeves is power strips that don’t actually let you use all of the outlets. Yes, I know–high class problems. But I hate hate haaaate when there’s not enough space between them for wider plugs, or or not all of the outlets...
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