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Case-mate Hug Wireless Charger Review (video)

Surprisingly the wireless charging market has not been over saturated.  Palm made big news two years ago when they announced the Palm PRE, a phone that included its very own inductive charging system.  This past year, at CES, C...
 
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Case-mate’s Hug Wireless Charging Solution Arriving March 8th For $100

When we first wrote about Case-mate's Hug wireless charging pad we swore the rep told us it would be available that month, January.  But here we are already into March and still no hug (yeah, I need a hug). But today Case-mate ...
 
Cell Phones
 
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Powermat Portable Mat Review

When we saw Powermat's offering at CES 2009 we were pretty excited.  After all, who doesn't want to ditch the always cubersome plug in process for all their mobile gadgets.  But like most gadgets, especially those that offer a ...

 
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Powermat Wireless Charging Flips The Switch, Now Available

It's been about 10 months since any word from the company, but Powermat's wireless charging solution has finally gone live. The design of the 'receivers' (the cases for your products that make the wireless charging possible) lo...
 
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Duracell Expands Its Product Line With The myGrid SmartPower Charging Mat

During our visit to CES 2009 we saw the PowerMat.  This was the first time I saw wireless charging done simple.  Now Duracell is entering the market with a similar product called the myGrid SmartPower and it looks to be a littl...
 
Battery
 
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Wireless Charging Logo Announced, Standard Set So We Don’t Fry Ourselves

While wireless charging has yet to hit critical mass, a consortium - called The Wireless Power Consortium - has already been formed in the hopes of solidifying a standard for the technology.  And today they've announced their l...

 
Cell Phones
 
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WildCharge Issues PowerDisc For Wirelessly Charging Any Device With Wires

We're still anxiously awaiting the arrival of our iPhone WildCharge test unit, but until then we'll have to satisfy our insatiable need for wire free charging with some more news from the company. Officially announced today, th...
 
Cell Phones
 
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iPhone Wireless Charging Has Arrived By Way Of WildCharge

While we anxiously await Powermat's offering and Apple to embed a solution directly into the iPhone, Wildcharge has officially announced the availability of their wireless charging solution for iPods and iPhones.  Much like Pow...
 
Cell Phones
 
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Mojo Mobility: Yet Another Wireless Charging Solution, Announces Support For Intel MIDs

As each day passes my skepticism grows as to whether or not OEMs can be successful in producing their own wireless charging solutions for phones and other portable devices.  After all, the technology is hardly unique; case in p...

 
Autos
 
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Wireless Charging Shows Up In A BMW

Samsung and BMW broke new ground this week by integrating a wireless cell phone charger into a 7-series BMW.  Unfortunately, and yes don't get too excited, it's currently only compatible with the Samsung T*Omnia.  Is it me, or ...