Tag Archives: Wireless Charging

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

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

Gecko Turns Any Smartphone Into One With Wireless Charging For Just $14

There’s a lot to rave about wireless charging. It is convenient, cuts out the annoying cable clutter and looks suitably ‘futuristic’, befitting an advanced smartphone you are using. But not every phone has it, and not every phone that has it is your desired handset. But with Gecko, you can turn your favorite smartphone into one with wireless charging capability. The system consists of two parts: a connector that goes into your device’s charging port and an adapter or dongle that connects to the charging cable or your portable battery’s USB port (or any USB port, really). Continue reading Gecko Turns Any Smartphone Into One With Wireless Charging For Just $14

Finally, A Wireless Charger For iPhone That’s Truly Wireless

If you really look at it, today’s wireless charging solution is not quite truly wireless; after all, the induction charging pad is still wired, is it not? And don’t get us started with on-the-go wireless charger. This is where an LA-based startup, Stacked, wants to make the difference. It has developed the first truly wireless charging ecosystem for iPhone that ditches wires in favor of a unique magnetic charging technology and it is called, well, Stacked. Stacked brings wire-free charging to your home or office and also when on the road, and it achieves by with a system consisting of an iPhone case, Power Pack and AC wireless wall-charging plug. Continue reading Finally, A Wireless Charger For iPhone That’s Truly Wireless

Meet Glowdeck, It Will Charge Your Phone Wirelessly, Plays Music and Has LED Light to Spice Things Up

If you fancy wireless charging, need a Bluetooth speaker and want information from your smartphone without touching it, then we think Glowdeck is the device made just for you. It covers your wireless charging needs – thanks to its built-in wireless Qi charger and it also takes care of your music needs with Bluetooth wireless audio streaming. It uses Bluetooth 4.0 technology, enabling audio streaming from up to 100 feet and promised “high-fidelity stereo audio” put out by a pair of speakers, backed by two 10W class D amplifier. But those are just half of the story; it also boast an embedded dynamic range microphone, allowing it to be use as a speakerphone and it plays well with voice-commands too, thus enabling a true handsfree experience. Continue reading Meet Glowdeck, It Will Charge Your Phone Wirelessly, Plays Music and Has LED Light to Spice Things Up

Swich Is A Super Stylish Stand With Qi Wireless Charging Built Into It

what has art, wireless charger and a smartphone have in common? probably nothing, well, at least not until the Swich Wireless Phone Charger comes along. hailed from Slovenia, this sculpture-like, artsy device stand is crafted from natural materials such as hardwearing American walnut wood and ceramic, and has a wireless charger built into its angled pedestal top. the charging surface is covered with an acrylic foam sheet with micro-suction cups to keep your device firmly in place when it is resting on the stand. the surface is intentionally angled to allow you to use your device while it is charging and it can swiftly switches between portrait and landscape mode as desired. it uses Qi wireless charging technology, which means it can charge Qi wireless charging-enabled Android phones such as the Nexus 5, as well as iPhones fitted with Qi standard cases. Continue reading Swich Is A Super Stylish Stand With Qi Wireless Charging Built Into It

GroovyW Bluetooth Speaker with Wireless Charging Station

these days, any Bluetooth speaker that joins the market will be ‘just another Bluetooth speaker’, unless they have something really unique to tout about and we do mean seriously unique, like for example, it has a wireless charging station in addition to regular charging via USB port and that’s exactly what the GroovyW Bluetooth Speaker with Wireless Charging Station from LUXA2 has to offer. on one hand, it can be kind of cumbersome to be lugging not one, but two devices around, but on the other hand, we are pretty lured to its wireless Qi charging base. Continue reading GroovyW Bluetooth Speaker with Wireless Charging Station