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Mar 20 AT 9:29 AM Nick Gray 78 Comments

Rumor: Samsung Galaxy S III wireless charging system to work from 1-2 meters away

Wireless charging isn’t anything new for Android, but the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S III may be the first device to include the feature right out of the box. DDaily is reporting that Samsung is working on its own patented wireless charging system for the Samsung Galaxy S III, which uses a magnetic induction wireless charging ... Read More »

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Apr 05 AT 5:37 PM Russell Holly 25 Comments

Will QI chargers be the future of Android?

I’ve been fascinated by the idea of “wireless power” for awhile now. Shortly after the G1 was released, I attended a TED talk where Eric Giler walked the Android phone across the stage and demonstrated it charging without being plugged into anything. Fast forward to today, and while the WiTricity guys still aren’t ready, other ... Read More »

Feb 07 AT 5:46 PM Taylor Wimberly 3 Comments

Motorola Mobility is the latest handset maker to join the WPC, Qi-enabled phones coming soon?

Over the weekend we learned that Motorola Mobility became the latest handset maker to join the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC), which signals we could see some more Qi-enabled phones soon. Other new additions to the WPC include France Telecom / Orange, paragon AG, and Salcomp Plc.

If you are wondering what the heck Qi (pronounced ... Read More »