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Hands on with Mophie's Juice Pack Helium for iPhone 5

Power vendor Mophie has announced its first battery case for the iPhone 5, the Juice Pack Helium. We've got one of the first units, and we've done some early testing.

Expo Notes: MyFC's PowerTrekk charges your iPhone through science

The PowerTrekk is the rare charging accessory that requires you to add a bit of water.

Review: PowerBag Business Class Pack is a bookbag with a battery

The PowerBag Business Class Pack would otherwise be merely an average backpack, but its built-in battery and cables for charging your devices impress us.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Wrapping up CES

It's time for our third (and final) roundup of CES-discovered accessories for your iOS gear. This one includes new ways to charge your iOS devices, wirelessly play your music from them, or even adapt them into battle tanks.

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BuQu Tech unveils Magnetyze conductive phone charger (video)

The Magnetyze wireless conductive charging system for smartphones offers an alternative to inductive charging devices, although it supports a limited selection of gadgets initially.

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Finally, your laptop can charge your tablet

A new dongle from Digital Innovations solves the problem of underpowered USB ports.

The Week in iOS Accessories: CES-travaganza, Part 2

The annual Consumer Electronics show brings us so many iOS accessories that we're doing multiple roundups this week. Here's the second.

Goal Zero Yeti 150 gives you several days of emergency gadget power (video)

Energy in an emergency is crucial, and the Yeti 150 can extend your backup reserves with an optional solar panel, making it a powerful ally when the lines go down.

Review: InCharge X5 charges 5 iPads, iPhones, and iPods

The appeal of the InCharge X5 is plain: It's a compact, no-cable-clutter place to stash up to 5 devices for charging and storage. The debut of Apple's Lightning connector takes a bit away from the X5's self-contained appeal, and bulky cases won't fit, but it otherwise does its job well.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Power up

This week's roundup of iOS accessories brings you new ways to dock your new phone, as well as batteries galore.