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Travel Power Strip Does USB Too

There are never enough powered USB ports available these days. Now power strips are starting to include 1 amp USB plugs in addition to 3 prong AC.

The tech-savvy traveler carries a growing collection of battery-powered devices that charge over USB. There are never enough powered USB ports to charge them.

A new generation of power strips is adding USB to the usual three-prong outlets. We spoke with David Tung of PowerTech about the company's new products.

The new power strips are UL certified and thin, for easy packing.

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