Instructables: exploring - technology - cell-phones - usb http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:26:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 How To Remove Camera Lens From Old Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Remove-Camera-Lens-From-Old-Phone/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:28:08 PDT
Ultra-Portable micro usb charger with strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Portable-micro-usb-charger-with-strap/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:32:55 PDT
Charge your Android devices at full capacity using the Anker® 25W 5-Port USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-your-Android-devices-at-full-capacity-using/
Charge your Android devices at full capacity using the Anker® 25W 5-Port USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SMALL.jpg diogosodre The Anker® 25W 5-Port Charger is an amazing charger! Unfortunately I it has some ports specific to iOS devices. Since I only own Android devices i could only charge them at full capacity on 2 of the 5 ports available, so I decided to fix that and here is how it was done! Open it! After many tries...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:00:10 PDT
Make a USB OTG host cable. The easy way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-USB-OTG-host-cable-The-easy-way/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 14:39:14 PDT
Charge Any Phone Without Its Charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-Any-Phone-Without-Its-Charger/
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 12:44:08 PDT
Portable usb cellphone charger V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-usb-cellphone-charger-V2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/GUCB/HNXRLNA2/FCJGUCBHNXRLNA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/GUCB/HNXRLNA2/FCJGUCBHNXRLNA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/GUCB/HNXRLNA2/FCJGUCBHNXRLNA2.SMALL.jpg klīvmanis Hi instructable viewers! In this tutorial i am going to show you how to make portable usb cellphone charger V2 Its very simple and it will cost you only 2$ So parts list 12v car usb charger (smaller the better) 9v battery connector slide switch 9v battery Tools you will need. Soldering gun  Hot g...
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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 12:09:41 PST
A Good Use for an Old Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Good-Use-for-an-Old-Phone-Charger/
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 10:35:23 PDT
Add Wireless Charging to Your Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Wireless-Charging-to-Your-Smartphone/
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By: harari

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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 15:59:13 PDT
How to Get Emergency Power from a Phone Line http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Emergency-Power-from-a-Phone-Line/
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Mon, 6 May 2013 12:12:36 PDT
Pocket Phone charger with booster module ($2 or �2 total) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Phone-charger-with-booster-module-2-or-2-/
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Sat, 19 Jan 2013 15:43:42 PST
SolarBook: Phone charger, torch, rave light and USB port http://www.instructables.com/id/SolarBook-Phone-charger-torch-rave-light-and-US/
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012 03:36:47 PST
USB based phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-based-phone-charger/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 10:23:10 PDT
Stylish Battery Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Battery-Belt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/R2JJ/GVLRXXUV/FQ6R2JJGVLRXXUV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/R2JJ/GVLRXXUV/FQ6R2JJGVLRXXUV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/R2JJ/GVLRXXUV/FQ6R2JJGVLRXXUV.SMALL.jpg guyfrom7up I built this a few months ago, but I have just now gotten around to posting it.  This battery belt is my solution to battery life problems of modern technology.  If you forget to charge your smartphone the previous night, you would typically have to go the rest of the day either phone-less (simply u...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2011 19:25:12 PST
Hand crank mobile phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-crank-mobile-phone-charger/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/4CYM/GRKEASV8/FGE4CYMGRKEASV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/4CYM/GRKEASV8/FGE4CYMGRKEASV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/4CYM/GRKEASV8/FGE4CYMGRKEASV8.SMALL.jpg Seani D This is my first instructable I made this for my HTC wildfire which charges from a 5v power supply al you need for this project is: 1 x handcrank tourch 1 x phone charger USB lead all you do is replace the LED connections with the + / - wires from the USB lead and its done or even be...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2011 10:26:31 PDT
Studio On A Stick - Part One http://www.instructables.com/id/Studio-On-A-Stick-Part-One/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/3I80/GP7IHWPR/FD73I80GP7IHWPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/3I80/GP7IHWPR/FD73I80GP7IHWPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/3I80/GP7IHWPR/FD73I80GP7IHWPR.SMALL.jpg egbertfitzwilly A free, lightweight, USB based video editing suite for Windows with image stabilization. Add titles, soundtracks and special effects to cell phone and other mobile video anywhere, any time. The Studio On A Stick USB is portable and should work on most available Windows machines without special privi...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2011 08:23:53 PDT
Use android cellphone as webcam free http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-33/
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Thu, 5 May 2011 14:16:06 PDT
HTC HD2 Smartphone Makeshift Charging Cradle in 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/HTC-HD2-Smartphone-Makeshift-Charging-Cradle-in-10/
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Mon, 14 Feb 2011 20:07:10 PST
Charging Nexus One Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-Nexus-One-Dock/
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Tue, 18 May 2010 10:39:19 PDT
Emergency charge a phone with a spare USB cable. http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-charge-a-phone-with-a-spare-USB-cable/
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Thu, 13 May 2010 11:32:56 PDT
How to add ringtones and backup videos on a verizon vx8500 (aka chocolate) for free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-add-ringtones-and-backup-videos-on-a-verizo/
How to add ringtones and backup videos on a verizon vx8500 (aka chocolate) for free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/BSC4/FBVHDXZB/FYPBSC4FBVHDXZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/BSC4/FBVHDXZB/FYPBSC4FBVHDXZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/BSC4/FBVHDXZB/FYPBSC4FBVHDXZB.SMALL.jpg joe57005 This will show you how to build a charge/data cable for the vx8500 (aka chocolate) and how to use the cable for uploading ringtones and backing up purchased vcast videos. Disclaimer: I am not responsible for the actions of those reading this page. Any damage to phone equipment, any fees incurred, o...
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