What is it: The Power Peg is a ‘kinetic energy charger’.  Place the device in your backpack or on your hip while you walk or run and up to 5 watts is generated, which is enough to power an iPhone or iPod.

Features: Mini USB input, must be in a vertical orientation, they expect to have different sizes

Availability: Latter half of ’09

Price: $149

Christen Costa

Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."