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Ways to keep your battery charged in an outage

7:55 PM, Feb 11, 2014   |    comments
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The impending threat of ice storms could cause power outages across the metro Atlanta area. There are ways to make the batteries of your electronic devices last longer should your power go out.

A network battery backup could keep your electronics powered up.

If you can't find one, there are still some things you can do. First, make sure you fully charge your device. Once it's charged, unplug it from the wall so you can conserve your battery.

A Mophie can also charge your cell phone without plugging it in. Click here for more information.

More tips:

-Use a ring tone instead of vibrate

-Turn off or limit using back light

-If no reception, turn phone off

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