Upgrade all your geekiest Christmas gifts [Deals]

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Christmas is coming, and along with it (if you’re lucky) a bunch of cool new tech. Whether you’re getting a new iPhone, computer, mp3 player, or basically any device that carries a charge, we’ve gathered some great deals on accessories for them. That includes wireless charging, to VPN protection, portable charging and more. Read on for more details:

Drones, fingerprint locks, and lots more [Green Monday Deals]

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From drones to touchscreen locks, color sensors and more, here are the best Green Monday Deals.
From drones to touchscreen locks, color sensors and more, here are the best Green Monday Deals.
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The post-Thanksgiving shopping frenzy has finally subsided. To celebrate, here’s another shopping frenzy. In observance of Green Monday, we’ve rounded up some of the best deals on gear and gadgets. That includes a feature-packed drone, a smart touch screen lock, and a high resolution color sensor for iPhone. Additionally, we’ve got a massive capacity backup battery, and a simply designed dash mount for phones and tablets. Everything is discounted by a third or more, read on for more details:

This battery is like a wall socket in your pocket [Deals]

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This tiny battery has a massive capacity, able to charge an iPhone 6 Plus as many as 8 times.
This tiny battery has a massive capacity, able to charge an iPhone 6 Plus as many as 8 times.
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When you travel, you’re going to find yourself in need of a wall outlet where there isn’t one. Few things are as inconvenient as running out of juice while on the run. And if you travel with more than just a phone, you’ll want something with more capacity than a regular battery.

A power bank for your MacBook? Hands on with Omnicharge [Reviews]

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Charge up any of your gadgets with the Omnicharge.
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Portable battery chargers to power up smart devices are a dime a dozen, and often specific as to what they can charge. A power bank that could charge, say, anything from an iPhone to a MacBook or even a portable fan simultaneously — now we’re talking.

Welcome to the Omnicharge smart power bank. This portable pack of power can charge up to three devices at the same time — two via USB ports and one via the AC/DC port. Moreover, I’ll never need to worry about finding a power outlet for my laptop with this super-handy and powerful device.

Check out the video below for my full review:

2015’s best gear and gadgets from Cult of Mac Deals store [Deals]

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The epic shockproof, rain-resistant, external battery with solar charging.
The epic shockproof, rain-resistant, external battery with solar charging.
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There’s not much time left to buy gifts but still plenty of amazing deals in the Cult of Mac Store to check out. If you’re looking for some new techy toys or tools that are guaranteed to please, let us make it a little easier on you. Have a look at the five best deals on gadgets and gear from 2015 on sale now:

Extend your MacBook’s battery life by up to 4 hours [Deals]

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The ChugPlug acts like a portable wall outlet, extending your Macbook's life by 3 to 4 hours.
The ChugPlug acts like a portable wall outlet, extending your Macbook's life by 3 to 4 hours.
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Whether you’re on a long flight or stuck somewhere during this holiday without a wall outlet, there are many occasions when extra juice can make the difference between getting your work done or not. These occasions are just what the ChugPlug Portable MacBook Power Pack was made for. It’s a slim powerstrip that acts like a portable wall outlet, allowing you to give your MacBook up to 4 hours of extra runtime, an invaluable backup that can be yours for $29.99.

Outdoor battery charger saves you from having to completely rough it

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The goBAT 6000 can charge your smartphone up to three times during your outdoor adventures.
The goBAT 6000 can charge your smartphone up to three times during your outdoor adventures.
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The whole point of rustic camping or any outdoor adventure is to unplug from the world. But your iPhone and all its apps are so darn useful to your active lifestyle, your idea of rustic still needs a place to recharge the battery.

SCOSCHE Industries has a portable battery pack to help keep things primitive, well for 2015 anyway. The goBAT 6000 can handle mud, water and dubious weather, and has the power to charge your smartphone three times.