Fortunately, the Wakawaka offers some great advantages for mobile users because it has a ridiculous name. Imagine trying to have a serious conversation about this device – trust me, you’ll sound ridiculous unless you are Shakira.
Branding concerns aside, the pocket-sized technology is a godsend for travelers. As a frequent user of Zipcar, I’ve been supremely disappointed with purchasing power cables that never work just as I am embarking on my trip. This solar powered charger will allow me to use naturally occurring daylight to keep my phone happily charged while Google Maps eats all of my power. Freelancers such as myself are always battling for the tables nearest the power outlet at the hipster coffee shop, so I’d imagine this sort of personal power can change coffee shop dynamics altogether.
There’s also another great advantage to having a personal charger – you’ll never have to worry about international plugs. Quite frankly, I don’t understand how the world hasn’t figured out electrical standards. I nearly destroyed my battery in Paris after eight months of using an outlet converter. Obviously you should plan according if you are going to Barrow, Alaska in winter… Read more