05 Jan '12, 5pm

CES 2012: Travel Charger Shuts Off Power When Your Battery Is Full

CES 2012: Travel Charger Shuts Off Power When Your Battery Is Full

As always happens with CES , some gadgets can't wait until the start of the show to start making rounds on the tech blogosphere. The Mushroom GreenZero Wall Travel Charger from Bracketron is one of them. However, it's no wonder this travel charger is already gathering buzz . It has a practical purpose that anyone who is energy conscious can appreciate. When you plug your cell phone, digital camera or other device in to get charged up, you're likely not paying much attention for when it reaches full charge. Once the battery is full, there is still a flow of electricity being pulled from the wall outlet. The Mushroom, on the other hand, stops that flow after it detects that your battery is full. © Bracketron The device, which will debut at CES next week , comes in micro USB, USB and 30 pin for Apple devices, and has a built-in cord winder to make it easier to carry around. I...

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