When any family travels these days, they tote along with them an army of devices, all of which need charging at regular intervals. So what to do, carry a charger for every cell phone, iPod of every ilk, iPhone, blackberry, Palm Treo, PDA, portable gamer . . . well, you get the picture.
How about one device? Callpod, Inc., a company specializing in mobile devices and software, has created the Chargepod, which allows you to charge up to six portable devices simultaneously. You need the Callpod base ($40) and an adapter for each of your devices (at $10 each), or you can buy a bundle ($80), which includes carrying case, base, car adapter, U.S. replacement power adapter, and the following device adapters: universal mini-USB, Apple iPod/iPhone/Touch/Shuffle female USB, Sony PSP and Reader/Kodak/Creative Labs, and Samsung Mobile phones.
To learn more about Callpod, Inc. and the Chargepod, go to http://www.callpod.com.