Wouldn’t it be sweet if you could charge your cell phone just by walking down the street or strolling through the office? Or even on a long hike or run?
Soon, you’ll be able to – reports Mashable.
Backpack designer Bill Ostrom and his team have designed a fanny pack that will charge your cell phone while you walk.
If you’re my wife, and you love trying to revive retro fashions, this is great news. If you’re the average Joe, maybe not. If you’re the target audience for the device, general hikers/outdoor types, you probably could care less about the fanny pack shell.
“Every 5 minutes of walking generates 10 to 14 watts of electricity,” Ostrom states…In layman’s terms, that is 10-25 minutes of cell phone convo.
Interested in reading more? Read Mashable’s article here.