8 Outdated Gadgets You Must Toss
7. Laptop battery chargers
Tons of companies, like Dexim and Mophie, make back-up battery chargers for your smartphone, and they are a smart idea for business travel. Energizer and others also make back-up battery chargers for laptops, but here’s my advice on those: Avoid them. For one thing, it is smarter to just get an actual battery for your laptop you can bring along on a trip. The back-up chargers are heavy, hot, and expensive. Also, the instances where you can’t find an outlet are rare, unless you are flying to Austria.