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When will the lights come back on? Millions of Floridians want to know

When will the lights come back on? Millions of Floridians want to know | GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY XYZ | Scoop.it
Florida Light and Power's $3 billion smart grid was no match for the fury of Hurricane Irma.
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how many of you still own a transistor radio?  how many of you do not know what a transistor radio is? (google it) 

 

i was chatting with one of my cousins in Fl about her recent experience and one of the things we talked about is what to do when the power is out (and you want to preserve your phone battery for as long as possible) - she still has an old transistor radio - and, after putting some new batteries in it found out it still works! what a great resource to have - just in case

 

(yes they still have them for sale on Amazon)

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4 ways to charge a phone when the power's out

4 ways to charge a phone when the power's out | GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY XYZ | Scoop.it
Keep your phone charged during a power outage with these hacks, or by planning ahead.
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a little MacGyver'ish perhaps? 

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