Local innovation inspires a cellphone charger for Ghana

07/30/2013 | ASME.org

Local innovation was the key to development of a cellphone charger inexpensive enough to be practical in Ghana. Microsoft alum Whit Alexander said he got the idea for his Burro charger from a friend who demonstrated with D batteries in a section of bamboo that they could easily be wired to charge nearly any phone.

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