Quickly Charge Your iPhone Or iPad In Linux Via USB With iPad Charge

iPad Charge is a Linux alternative to the ASUS Ai Charger Windows utility, which allows charging your iPad from USB ports that otherwise don’t offer enough power to properly charge the tablet. The tool can also speed up iPhone and iPod charging via standard USB ports.This is useful for charging your iPad on USB 2.0 ports that don’t provide enough power, resulting in a “Not Charging” message being displayed next to the battery icon:When this message is displayed, the device is actually charging but very slowly. Using iPad Charge however, the device should charge a lot faster and as a result, the “Not charging” message shouldn’t be displayed any more.Further more, this tool should also charge iPhones and iPods faster using standard USB ports. Here’s the complete list of supported devices at the time I’m writing this article: iPad, iPad2, iPad3, iPad4, iPad Mini, iPod Touch 2G, iPod Touch 3G, iPod Touch 4G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and iPhone 5.Install iPad Charge in UbuntuiPad Charge can be installed in Ubuntu and derivatives (Linux Mint, elementary OS, etc.) using the main WebUpd8 PPA. Add the PPA and install iPad Charge using the following commands:sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8sudo apt-get updatesudo apt-get

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