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Solar Charger Tweets How Much Energy You're Gathering From The Sun #solar #gadgets

Solar Charger Tweets How Much Energy You're Gathering From The Sun #solar #gadgets

The Changers solar charger is a slick solar panel with a battery. About four hours of sunlight will provide a full battery charge, and the battery is large enough to charge an iPhone to full, twice. It is also compatible with a whole range of other devices, including other cell phones, Kindles, and pretty much anything that has a mini USB or micro USB input. But charging is only half the fun. The Changers device will record how much energy you're gathering from sunlight and will tweet it out for you. It sounds a tad on the obnoxious side. But think about it -- this seems to be where our culture is heading anyway. Facebook is launching an app soon that will let you brag to your friends how much energy you're saving. Tweet-A-Watt, a program that tweets how much energy you're using, was voted as a winning green gadget awhile back. So why not tweet out how much energy your har...

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