A research project from Microsoft has shown how a specialized lamp could be used to seamlessly charge the smartphones of the future. The lamp uses infrared light and small cameras to identify devices.
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The Power Matter Alliance and the Alliance for Wireless Power have announced today that they will be merging into a singular entity in an effort to push market adoption of wireless charging technology
Microsoft did not stop at the reveal of three Lumia devices today, they also announced a broad range of accessories for wireless charging and screen sharing, and they will be available this month.
After Nokia used lightning to charge a Lumia 925 last year, Microsoft teamed up with Carphone Warehouse and artist Caleb Charland to wirelessly charge a Lumia 930 using apples and potatoes.
A Kickstarter project is aiming to bring a magnetic charging adapter to the iPhone 5 and 5S. The project has multiple reward tiers that include a charging dock and 2200mAh battery case.
The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) has announced a new wireless charging standard which would allow manufacturers to bring the capability to bigger devices such as laptops and tablets.
The wireless charging group, Power Matters Alliance, has announced Microsoft has now become a member, just a few weeks after the company joined the rival Wireless Power Consortium.
The Wireless Power Consortium has announced that Microsoft has joined its board, which support the Qi technology standard for wireless charging of devices such as Nokia's Lumia smartphones.
Nokia explains some of the principles behind the wireless charging technology that will be put into the Lumia 920, as well as the recharging shell for the Lumia 820.
Nokia has offered to give the Yahoo employees who choose a free Lumia 920 for their work a free wireless charging plate for the upcoming Windows Phone 8 device.
Yet more info leaks about one of Nokia's new Windows Phone 8 devices ahead of its official launch this week; the Lumia 820 is said to include wireless charging, removable covers and a microSD slot.
New images show Nokia's two new Windows Phone 8 handsets from more angles, as well as apparently confirming that both the Lumia 820 and 920 will include wireless charging.
A new report claims that Intel could offer Ultrabooks as a source for wirelessly charging a compatible smartphone sometime in the second half of 2013 with their own technology.
Powermat, a wireless charging device targeted at cell phones, has announced a range of new products at CES 2010. Launched in October 2009, Powermat has sold nearly 1 million products and has quickly established itself...
Dell's new Latitude Z brings new light to the laptop market, with wireless charging, allowing users to cut the cord. The tiny form factor comes in at 16" across and 14 millimeters at the...