If you travel much, you might want to lose a few pounds. But not off your waistline. Instead, think about dropping a few pounds from your gear bag — the carry-on where you’ve stowed your laptop, cell phone, personal digital assistant (PDA), digital camera, MP3 player, GameBoy, portable DVD player and their assorted mess of power cords and changing cables.
While it’s up to you to reduce the number of a gadgets you carry, a company called iGo (www.igo.com) has developed a couple of products that will let you leave most of their cords and cables at home.
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