Ask The Readers: How Do You Maximize Your Battery Life?

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By Jason Fitzpatrick on January 25th, 2012

Although batteries have become more robust and longer lived, some days the outlets are far and few between. How do you maximize the juice when you’re away from home?

Laptops, smart phones, tablets, ereaders, and more require a steady supply of juice to give you the information, connectivity, and gaming fixes you crave. How do you keep the lights on when you’re trekking across the city, county, and country? Sound off in the comments with your best tips and tricks for maximizing your battery life when you’re on the move.

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 01/25/12
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