Electronics Archive

Review of the Maxoak Bluetti AC200 Power Station

Nowadays, we rely on electronic devices more than ever before. Whether you’re using your smartphone for online banking or working on your laptop, you need power for your device. Under ordinary, everyday circumstances, this is a non-issue. Just plug your device into a wall outlet, and you’ve got juice. Of course, not every day is ordinary. For instance, if your power goes out for more …

Review of the Aukey Basix Pro PB-WL02 Power Bank

When you think about electronics, it’s tough to get your head around how much has changed so quickly. A century ago, only wealthy people in major cities had electricity, and it was mostly just for lighting. As late as the 1930s, only about two thirds of Americans had electricity in the home. This might sound like forever ago, but there are still people alive today …

These are the Best 3-in-1 Magnetic USB Charging Cables

As recently as 20 years ago, USB was a little-used cable designed for electronics enthusiasts. At first, USB was strictly designed for data transfer. Indeed, that’s where it gets its name. USB is short for “universal serial bus”, a replacement for the multiple incompatible serial formats that preceded it. Great idea, right? The main problem with earlier USB protocols was that they didn’t deliver much …