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Belkin Takes The Wraps Off A Bunch Of Wireless Mobile Chargers

01/07/2018, [CES 2018] While wireless charging isn’t exactly new technology, it seems that there appears to be an increase of interest in the tech following Apple’s announcement of the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X in 2017, all of which support wireless charging. So...

FCC Approves First Power-At-A-Distance Wireless Charging System

12/26/2017, Right now one could argue that wireless charging isn’t really wireless, because while you might not need to plug your phone in, the fact that it needs to be placed physically on top of a wireless charging mat kind of negates the whole wireless point....


iOS 11.2 Released With Apple Pay Cash, Faster Wireless Charging

12/03/2017, When iOS 11 was released, there were a couple of features that Apple advertised that weren’t launched with it, such as Apple Pay Cash, but that has changed as Apple has since released the update to iOS 11.2. With this update, Apple will finally bring...

The Olie Lamp Comes With Wireless Charging And A Digital Assistant

11/15/2017, Remember back in the day when a lamp was just a lamp, and all it had to do was provide illumination? These days we’re seeing companies start to “enhance” our everyday gadgets, and the Olie Lamp is one of them. Launched on Indiegogo, the Olie Lamp is...

Apple’s AirPower Charging Mat Could Cost $200

11/01/2017, A couple of months ago when Apple announced the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and the iPhone X, they also announced that the new iPhones would all support wireless charging. They also announced that come 2018, they would be launching a wireless charging mat of their...

Apple Acquires New Zealand Wireless Charging Company PowerbyProxi

10/24/2017, Ahead of the 2017 iPhone announcement, there were rumors suggesting that Apple was working on including wireless charging into the handsets. Many believed that Apple could introduce “true” wireless charging that would not require a charging mat, but...

Apple Lists Cars With Wireless Charging For The iPhone 8, iPhone X

10/24/2017, Wireless charging is not new. In fact you could consider it to be somewhat mature, although in typical Apple fashion, it took the Cupertino company years before they finally adopted it with this year’s iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and iPhone X. Given that Apple...

Samsung Patent Hints At An AirPower-Like Charging Mat Of Their Own

10/23/2017, When Apple announced the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and the iPhone X, one of the new features that would be offered in the phones is native wireless charging. In the past iPhone users would have to purchase third-party wireless charging cases. Apple also announced...

Pi Wireless Charging Will Not Require A Charging Mat

09/19/2017, Before Apple’s new iPhones were unveiled and wireless charging was confirmed, many had expected Apple’s iPhones to introduce a new breed of wireless charging which could charge from a distance and not require a charging mat. Unfortunately that did not...

Powermats At Starbucks To Be Updated To Support Apple’s iPhones

09/14/2017, Apple’s new iPhones will finally support wireless charging, although we should note that they support the Qi wireless charging standard. Given that there are a couple of different standards in existence, it does seem to indicate that there will be some...