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Battery Tests

Don't drop that call--use these power-up options instead.

This story appears in the September 2005 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Relying on your to keep in touch with your businessand customers means having to ensure it functions no matter howlong you're on the road. There are several ways to keep yourphone juiced up even if you have long stretches between access to apower outlet.

Some entrepreneurs keep a spare or extended batteryaround, but that's not your only option. American Power Conversionoffers a USB Cell Phone Charger that lets you recharge your phonethrough any running computer with a USB port. That's aconvenient option for travelers with laptops and also eliminatesthe need to carry around a bulky recharger. Pricing starts at$15.

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