Given Apple’s obsession with crafting ever thinner devices year after year, there’s a good chance that people who get work done away from an office or dorm room are going to be locked in battles over coveted outlets at airports and coffee shops. Well, maybe not iPhone users; there are plenty of portable power options for mobile phones. Too bad there’s not something similar for Mac users. Oh wait… there is!
I’ve been waiting for a product like the BatteryBox for years. The situations I just mentioned aren’t hypothetical; I live them from time to time. I don’t care if it’s Starbucks or Local Joe’s; if you get a seat next to a working outlet it’s like winning a mini lottery (very mini, I admit, but that’s how it feels). And it’s even rarer to snag a decent place to charge your Mac at the airport.
But the world doesn’t stop just because your device runs out of power. Thank goodness for the BatteryBox.
What’s obvious from this article so far is that the BatteryBox will keep your Mac running instead of letting it run out of juice. But there’s a lot more than meets the eye when it comes to how the BatteryBox actually works. It’s not just a portable battery. It’s a smart portable battery.
The BatteryBox doesn’t actually charge your Mac; instead ...