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Never get stranded in an emergency with 30% off Trekpow’s Car Jump Starter

The kind of thing you hope you never need.

The Trekpow 1500A Car Jump Starter is down to $ 62.99 at Amazon as part of its daily deals. This normally sells for $ 90, and today’s deal is the best direct price drop we’ve ever seen for it.

Every glove compartment should have an emergency jump starter in it, and if you know someone driving around without one then you should grab them one in this sale.  [Read More…]

Weather the storm with a discount on the Eton Scorpion II Emergency Radio

Constant vigilance.

The Eton Scorpion ll Rugged Portable Emergency Weather Radio is down to $ 24.99 at Amazon. This deal saves you almost half off its average price and marks the lowest it’s ever been.

This portable weather radio can receive AM and FM channels along with NOAA alerts to keep you up to date and entertained. It features a digital tuner and display along with a bright integrated LED flashlight. It can even charge up your  [Read More…]

Never get stranded in an emergency with up to 30% off Gooloo Jump Starters

The kind of thing you hope to never need.

Several car jump starters from Gooloo are discounted today at Amazon. These are great to have in the trunk of your car in case you get stuck and need it in a pinch.

The 800A SuperSafe model is down to $ 49 from $ 70. It has enough power to jump start most vehicles (up to 7.0L gas or 5.5L diesel engines) and includes USB Quick Charge 3.0  [Read More…]

Never get stranded in an emergency with the $80 Anker Roav Jump Starter Pro

Stay prepared.

The Anker Roav 800A 8000mAh Jump Starter Pro is down to $ 79.99 with code ROAVR312 on Amazon. The Roav normally sells for $ 100 and we haven’t seen a discount on it before. This deal puts it at the same price as the much smaller Anker PowerCore mini jump starter.

Anker’s device combines an emergency jump starter with an emergency battery charger. If your car dies on you, you won’t have to worry about  [Read More…]

Never get stranded in an emergency with the $54 Anker PowerCore jump starter mini

Charge your phone. Charge your car. Charge both.

The Anker PowerCore 400A 9000mAh Jump Starter mini is down to $ 53.99 with code ANKERJS2 on Amazon. This jump starter normally sells for $ 80, and we haven’t seen a deal like this since early March. The code brings it down to one of its lowest prices ever.

The PowerCore combines an emergency jump starter with an emergency battery charger. If your car dies on you, you won’t  [Read More…]

You never know when you might need the $40 Red Cross emergency radio

Never leave home without it.

The American Red Cross FRX3+ emergency weather radio and smartphone charger is down to $ 39.99 on Amazon. While it fluctuates a bit in price, its average street price over the last six months has been around $ 60. It has only dropped below $ 50 once or twice in the last year, and it has never dropped as low as this.

Whether you’re going camping or preparing for the zombie apocalypse,  [Read More…]

Great in an emergency, these Aukey power inverters add AC Outlets to your car

This deal from our friends at Thrifter includes two Aukey power inverters for your car!

Aukey has two power inverters on sale right now. This 300W power inverter adds two USB ports and two AC outlets for just $ 17.99 with code AUKEYPV2. It normally sells at $ 25 and has never gone as low as this price through direct discounts.

The 150W power inverter adds one port and outlet for $ 14.99 with code AUKEYPV1. Barring occasional drops  [Read More…]

5-pack of Powrtabs: Disposable microUSB power for emergency situations, just $19.99

Nobody likes a low battery, especially when you know you won’t be getting to an outlet any time soon. You can use an external battery, but what happens when that runs out of juice? Today’s Deal of the Day is a five-pack of Powrtabs – extremely portable, disposable little batteries to give your phone a quick […]

Moto G5 Plus can’t make emergency calls on Verizon’s VoLTE service

Lenovo has offered a temporary solution, with a software update fix coming next week.

If you own a Moto G5 Plus running on Verizon’s network, this news is for you. In a recent post on Lenovo’s support forum, the company says it has identified a software issue that affects the Moto G5 Plus’ ability to connect to 911 emergency services when using Verizon’s Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service.

Obviously, this is a pretty big safety concern that  [Read More…]

How to create an emergency contact on your smartphone (ICE)

We live in a connected world where everyone has access to the internet at almost all times. We have computers, smartphones, tablets and gaming gadgets that allow us to connect to information and others at any time. Many people carry their smartphones on them all the time in order to have access to email, Facebook, Twitter