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Freeloader Pro

Brian Cooley shows off some camping tech with this solar powered charger called the Freeloader Pro at CES 2010 in Las Vegas.

By Jan. 7, 2010


Freeloader solar charger wears many plugs

Solar Power International's latest solar charger has an attachment for charging digital camera batteries of different sizes. The unit also doubles as single USB charging unit for multiple gadgets.

By Jan. 7, 2010


Make your Wii region-free without modding

Like the GameCube Freeloader, the latest Wii Freeloader will allow Wii gamers to play games from any region on their consoles.

By Feb. 29, 2008


AT&T, Verizon may join Comcast in Netflix streaming deal

Representatives from AT&T and Verizon confirm that the companies are in talks with Netflix to strike a similar content distribution deal that it announced with Comcast earlier this week.

By Feb. 24, 2014


Cook hits back at tax critics, says Apple pays its fair share

Apple CEO Tim Cook offers impassioned rejoinder to critics claiming the company uses gimmicks and tax loopholes.

By May. 21, 2013


Start-Ups Silicon Valley Ep. 6: Booty calls and booted dolls

The sixth episode of Silicon Valley's most valuable reality show reveals that there is no end to drama when a man tries to run more than one company and more than one woman.

By Dec. 11, 2012


Slashdot optimally balances customers, contributors, and lurkers

The tech news aggregator's pay-by-contributing model could be instructive for other Web businesses.

By May. 13, 2009


Solar chargers try to slim down but stay juiced

Solar Technology develops portable charger that it says will provide 44 hours for mobile phones and 18 hours for iPods.

By Mar. 3, 2008


Daily Tidbits: iPhone app downloads reach 500 million

Apple announces iPhone app downloads have reached 500 million and there are more than 15,000 apps in the store.

By Jan. 16, 2009


Solar chargers no longer ugly ducklings

Latest options for charging small electronics with solar panels are designed for home use, rather than just camping. Another improvement: manufacturers offer take-back programs for spent batteries.

By Jan. 12, 2010