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Wireless Charging Your Smartphone Is Finally A Cute Thing To Do With Pikachu

Technology should not be too serious. In addition to functional, it should be fun. It should be fun like Pokemon famous monster Pikachu. It should fun like the Pikachu Wireless Charger by TeknFun. I mean, seriously, almost everyone can make a wireless charger, but to make them fun to use, is not everyone’s forte. Fortunately, it is for TeknFun. Coming in at 25 centimeters (9.64 inches) long, this super cute wireless charger is capable of supporting a variety of popular devices, ranging from new smartphones from Apple (iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone X) and Samsung (S8 and S8 Plus) to older models like Samsung Note 5 and S6 Edge. Continue reading Wireless Charging Your Smartphone Is Finally A Cute Thing To Do With Pikachu

This Short-barrelled ‘Lens’ Is Actually A Qi Standard Wireless Charger. Quirky!

Wireless charger is fast becoming a norm and if your phone supports it, you can either choose to use the mundane looking, run-of-the-mill device peddled by the handful of brands out there, or you could sprinkle a bit of quirkiness to your wireless charging routine with the Power Lens Pancake ‘Lens’ Wireless Charger. The Power Lens Pancake ‘Lens’ Wireless Charger is exactly what it says it is. It is a Qi standard wireless charging pad that shares the likeness of a short-barrelled camera optics. Like the Lens mugs, LightPix Labs took inspiration from actual lens to create this rather refreshing, definitely fit-for-photography-enthusiasts wireless charger. Continue reading This Short-barrelled ‘Lens’ Is Actually A Qi Standard Wireless Charger. Quirky!

Mexxenger Is An Expressive Bag, Comes With Wireless Charging As An Option

Wireless charging on-the-go is just about as crazy as it sounds, or so we thought. If you think it is not possible, well, I guess you and I are both wrong because there’s a new bag, messenger bag to be exact, in town that actually has a pocket which charges your Qi wireless charging compatible smartphones. We are not sure how it works to ensure wireless charging aren’t periodically disconnect, but in case it fails, there is always the USB route. Pretty neat, eh? Called Mexxenger (note: not a type, btw), it is just about as high-tech as it says it is. Apart from wireless charging, it has a non-critical-to-a-bag use but yet interesting enough feature called Smart Badges. Continue reading Mexxenger Is An Expressive Bag, Comes With Wireless Charging As An Option

This Orb Will Wirelessly Charge Your Phone When It Comes Within Range

While Disney Research is working on a room that charges your phone wirelessly, a start up in Columbia University Startup Lab called Yank Technologies already has a true wireless charging solution ready for your acquisition. When we talk about ’true wireless charging’, we do mean truly wireless, i.e. completely tether-free, i.e. induction charging is not it. Induction charging is the best we have today as far as wireless charging goes, but it requires your phone to be placed on an induction pad which is not exactly ideal because the phone has to be placed on charging pad and in a specific alignment. However, with Yank Technologies’ product, called The MotherBox, it offers a field, much like a force field if you will, that charges your device without restricting your movement. Continue reading This Orb Will Wirelessly Charge Your Phone When It Comes Within Range

You Can Wirelessly Charge This Wallet That Wirelessly Charge Your Phone

Have you gotten into the minimalist wallet bandwagon? No? That’s probably a good thing because your phone could use a little backup juice. But why is it a good thing? And why has it got to do with power bank? Well, because of Poqit. Poqit is no minimal wallet. In fact, it is not much different from a typical wallet in terms of size, but hidden within its BREE crafted small leather form is the elixir your smartphone craved so much: a 2,500 mAh rechargeable battery. Now, wallets with integrated battery are not groundbreaking nor new, but Poqit is different. Continue reading You Can Wirelessly Charge This Wallet That Wirelessly Charge Your Phone

Disney Built A Room That Keeps Your Phone Charged When You Are Inside

It was said Nicola Tesla once dreamed of a wireless powered world. Obviously, that didn’t quite pan out and the closest we get today is the wireless charging pads which are anything but perfect. For starter, wireless charging pad is not quite wireless as the pad still needs to be hooked up to an outlet and the device has to be physical placed on it to begin transferring of electricity. Furthermore, any misalignment in placement may result in non-charging and so, it looks like we are stuck at this point as far as wireless charging goes, but not if Disney can help it. Continue reading Disney Built A Room That Keeps Your Phone Charged When You Are Inside

Brunt Powerstation Charges Multiple Devices, Is A Book Stand Too

If you are content with what current wireless charging pads have to offer, then all is good for you, but if you are not (and you really shouldn’t), then the Brunt Powerstation Multi-function Electric Device for Desk might just be the gadget accessory you have been looking for. I will be honest with you. When this pitch landed in our mailbox, I didn’t think we will be impressed. We almost dismiss it as just another wireless charger, but I am glad we didn’t cos’ as we dug further, we realized that the Brunt Powerstation is indeed an extremely versatile gadget companion that has the back of gadget lovers covered and it does in an unexplainably stylish way. Continue reading Brunt Powerstation Charges Multiple Devices, Is A Book Stand Too

OvRcharge Charges Your Phone While It Is Suspended In The Air

Induction charging has yet to become a standard in smartphones, but already there are folks who want to take wireless charging a notch up. The OvRcharge Levitating Phone Charger is one such charging device. Using a special case, your phone will be suspended in the air as invisible electrical current travels through the air from the wooden block beneath to charge your device. Like all good charger, charging will stop once the device attain full charge, but your device will remain levitating. That brings us to an annoying ‘feature’ of today’s consumer magnetic levitation. Continue reading OvRcharge Charges Your Phone While It Is Suspended In The Air

Energysquare Can Wirelessly Charge Multiple Devices Simultaneously

While we talked about going wireless, the very device that we depend on isn’t quite wireless. We are talking our smartphones. Not all of them supports wireless charging, which makes smartphones not a true wireless device as it has to be tethered when being charged. Of course, the market is not lacking of third-party wireless charging solution, but this one French company, Energysquare, has came up with a brilliant and totally unobtrusive solution that would lend wireless charging to multiple mobile devices and charging them at the same time. Continue reading Energysquare Can Wirelessly Charge Multiple Devices Simultaneously

Power Strip Reinvented, Comes With USB Ports And Wireless Charge Pad

Power strip is not the newest invention, but that doesn’t stop an Italian startup, Woodie s.r.l., from taking up the challenge of reinventing it so that we could have an easy one when dealing with such a necessary evil. Woodie s.r.l. completely rethought what a power strip should be for the beings of 2016 (and, possibly, beyond). The outfit’s first product is Woodie Hub, a power strip designed for gadget-savvy users that offers a pair of universal AC sockets compatible with plugs from over 150 countries without the need for travel adapter and it also provides USB-powered gadgets the charging convenience with a pair of USB port that discharges 5/3.2A combined. Continue reading Power Strip Reinvented, Comes With USB Ports And Wireless Charge Pad