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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

ARK Portable Wireless Charger

Qi wireless charging pad isn’t really entirely wireless cos’ it still has to be plugged into a power outlet in order for it to charge your Qi-enabled devices, which also means portability is never in the equation. with the ARK Portable Wireless Charger, that kind of changed. as the name implies, it is a wireless charging pad that you know and at the same time, it encourages portability by packing a 5,200 mAh battery pack within which, according to its creator, offers up to three full charges for smartphones. now, this is what we call truly wireless, well, that’s until it ran out of juice and you have to plug it in to stock up the juice for the next round of outing. Continue reading ARK Portable Wireless Charger

iQi Mobile Wireless Charging for iPhone

we were surprised that Apple has gone to length to introduce fingerprint security feature and not the current hyped wireless charging. if we were to choose between those two features, we’d go for wireless charging as a more ‘practical approach’. i mean, i have never, in my smartphone using career thus far, thought keying a few numbers is a hassle at all. fortunately, you can now equip your latest iPhone 5s, or any iOS device with Lightning connector, with wireless charging capability without bulking up the device and the accessory to do just that would be the iQi Mobile Wireless Charging for iPhone. i am sure most of you have read about third-party wireless charging accessories for iPhone, but the iQi Mobile stands out as one that is ridiculously thin, at 0.5mm to be specific, and plugs directly to your device’s Lightning port. Continue reading iQi Mobile Wireless Charging for iPhone

DuPont Corian Powermat Wireless Charging

behold. the future of seamlessly integrated wireless charging is going to start from your kitchen countertop. thanks to the collaboration between DuPont and Power Matters Alliance (PMA), in future we can expect Powermat’s place and charge technology to be implemented within DuPont Corian solid surface, a synthetic granite alternative commonly used for kitchen countertops, making your kitchen a place where you could charge your wireless charging-equipped devices without the clutter. if realized, which we hope soon, the DuPont Corian Powermat Wireless Charging solution would be a perfect companion to the Harman Kardon music kitchen cabinet that we saw two years ago. boy, are we excited. probably we are pretty tired of the clutter that cables have bring about in our daily lives. as you might have expected, the DuPont Corian Powermat Wireless Charging is not a reality just yet and hence, pricing and availability info are not available at this point. assuming price ain’t a hurdle, would you adopt such a technology? let us know in the comment below. Continue reading DuPont Corian Powermat Wireless Charging

CherryCharger Wireless Induction Charger

no. that’s not a modified Mac mini, though it does have an uncanny resemblance to the Apple’s mini desktop computer. it is the CherryCharger wireless induction charger from the same dude who brought to you the weighty ConcreteCharger and this one is for the wood lovers. crafted out of old reclaimed black cherry planks sourced just outside of Scranton, Pennsylvania, the CherryCharger features the same technology like its concrete counterpart, but now with a soft top made out of wool felt instead of the cork top. sandwiched between the beautiful black cherry base and the wool felt top is a cool polycarbonate “light blade” that’s design to emit light indicating the charging status. the example you see here is a single device charger and it also uses the widely adopted Qi wireless standard, which means any devices equipped with the same wireless charging standard such as the Nexus 4 and the Nokia Lumia 920, or devices fitted with Qi wireless standard cases and dongles, will work with the CherryCharger. Continue reading CherryCharger Wireless Induction Charger

Concrete Wireless Induction Charger

there is wireless induction charger and then there is the Concrete Wireless Induction Charger (officially, Concrete Charger). it may sounds pretty out-of-this-world, but we have already seen concrete-cast speaker and concrete USB flash drive, why not a concrete charging device? as the name implies, this particularly alluring wireless charging contraption is casted from concrete, forming a rounded triangular contemporary art piece that doubles as a wireless induction charger using the Qi wireless standard. though concrete, it is given a soft cork top so that it will be a scratch-free experience for your tech devices and an uber cool acrylic “light blade”, sandwiched between that cork top and the concrete base, keeps you in the know of the charging status. Continue reading Concrete Wireless Induction Charger

Samsung GALAXY S4 Wireless Charging Kit

if you are looking for convenience in charging your S4 without having to deal with cables, Sammy’s GALAXY S4 Wireless Charging Kit might be an accessory of choice (for original accessories obsessed folks). out-of-the-box, the S4 is not wireless charging-ready, so in order to go the wireless charging route, you will need a wireless charging cover and a wireless charging pad. the charging kit uses Qi wireless charging standard as certified by WPC (Wireless Power Consortium), so if you already have a Qi-certified charger, you can just get the back cover for $39.99. if not, you will have grab the charging pad for $49.99 as well. charging time for the kit takes between 3-4 hours and the back cover will inevitably add a slight bulk to your slim S4, thus limiting the possibility of using it with protective cases. Continue reading Samsung GALAXY S4 Wireless Charging Kit