Green Tech, Gadgets & Design

JOOS Solar Charger

JOOS Orange Solar Charger: Never Be Powerless Again

Solar chargers used to be miraculous but are quickly becoming commonplace. Here at EarthTechling, we’ve featured or reviewed dozens over the years. Each has their pros and cons, depending on your gadgets and lifestyle. Recently, I had the chance to… Read More

i-Robot SC Electric Vehicle Not Your Daddy’s Segway

The recently completed Interbike trade show in Los Vegas, Nevada showcased many related personal mobility offerings. One of those drawing some attention from the more technology focused lovers was Shanghai New Century Robot which, under its X-Robot label, showcased a… Read More
Goal Zero Guide 10 Plus

GoalZero’s Guide 10 Plus Is All-In-One Solar Charging Kit

Solar chargers. Solar battery packs. Solar generators. If you’re striving for total off-grid independence, the options can be overwhelming. Well, GoalZero wants to make running on clean energy easier, not more complicated. That’s why they’ve released the Guide 10 Plus, … Read More
electronics factory

5 Ways The Electronics Industry Is Greening Up Its Act

Consumer demand for better, faster, more beautiful technology has exploded over the past decade. The electronics industry has been all too happy to oblige, churning out phones and tablets with break-neck speed. Unfortunately, the thrill of what these devices can… Read More
MIT Sesame Ring

3D-Printed Ring Makes You A Public Transit Superhero

Choosing public transportation over a personal vehicle is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint, but the transition can be challenging. First, you’ll have to adhere to someone else’s schedule, and then there’s the task of keeping track of… Read More
sun tracking solar charger

Solar Charger With Tracking Comes In A Briefcase

Does it work as advertised? No idea. We haven’t received one to test (and at $1,500 a pop, we’re not expecting one). But on its face, this solar-in-a-briefcase charger is way cool. What’s unique about the SunSocket Sun-Tracking Solar Generator … Read More