Apple announced the AirPower in September last year, saying that it would launch in 2018. The AirPower is a physical, wireless pad which can charge multiple Apple devices at the same time without the need for cables. A report from MacOtakara...Show More Summary
Alongside the iPhone 8 and iPhone X last September, Apple showcased its wireless charging accessory called AirPower. The charging mat will allow Apple users to charge their iPhone, AirPods, and Apple Watch on the same surface. At the time, Apple teased a 2018 debut, and now it looks like we’re inching closer to that release…. more…
Following up on rumors earlier this month, Japanese publication Mac Otakara has confirmed with its own sources that Apple plans to initiate sales of its hotly anticipated AirPower wireless charging mat in March.
Even the most futuristic of devices start to feel dated when you plug them into charge. Sure, there’s wireless charging, but it’s just plugging in your device without actually plugging it in, right? I mean, you’re still plugging in the mat that it sits on to charge. Show More Summary
Apple’s new iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus are the first iPhones ever to include wireless charging, which is by far the most convenient way to refuel your smartphone. Wireless charging is also much slower than wired charging though, especially since Apple’s new iPhone lineup doesn’t support the fastest available wireless charging standard. Show More Summary
Wired vs. wireless. Thanks to the popularity of glass-backed phones like the Galaxy S8, LG V30, and iPhone X, wireless charging is now more prominent than it's ever been. This is great news for people that love using the feature, but...Show More Summary
Iris scanning technology was also hinted at in the recently leaked firmware, though NFC support appears to be missing.
Skoda has rolled out a handful of updates for the 2018.5 model year, headlined by the availability of wireless phone charging on several model lines. The charging technology is available as part of the Tech Pack on regular Octavia, Superb and Kodiaq variants, and is equipped as standard on Octavia RS and Superb Sportline models. Other […]
Let's face it, the way we charge our phones hasn't evolved much over the years. You plug your phone in, or place it on a precise place on a wireless charging pad, and then you wait. But the genius researchers over at the University of Washington have developed a way to charge your phone from across the room using freakin' laser beams![...]
Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Phones are using fewer and fewer wires these days, and you deserve to have a pair of wireless headphones of your own. Show More Summary
Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Are you still charging your devices withShow More Summary
We've cut the cord for communication, thanks to Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, but charging our little pocket supercomputers still takes a tether. Judging by the range of wireless charging technologies in the works, that might not be the case for much longer. Show More Summary
REVIEW: We have entered the age of wireless power, and PC peripheral engineers are among the first to use this technology for consumer products. Logitech’s new Powerplay Wireless Charging System is a mousepad that you plug into your computer that creates a magnetic field of electric energy that enables you to have a wireless mouse that […]
If you don't have the need or the budget to upgrade your smartphone, then the next best thing is buying an upgrade for the phone you've already got. Cases, battery packs, and wireless charging pads are the obvious calls, but there are a ton of more exciting upgrades out there for you to spend your money on too - and these are some of our favourites types. More »
Although mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones let us communicate, work and access information wirelessly, their batteries must still be charged by plugging them in to an outlet. But engineers at the University of Washington have for the first time developed a method to safely charge a smartphone wirelessly using a laser.
(University of Washington) Engineers at the University of Washington have for the first time developed a method to safely charge a smartphone wirelessly using a laser.
Featuring premium design and fast charging parameters, the $11 Qi Wireless Fast Charging Pad will give your Qi-compatible phone a fast boost without needing to scramble around for a full wall charger. Aside from the convenience of wire-free...Show More Summary
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If you want to learn a new language, cook steak like a pro, finally enjoy your phone's wireless charging capabilities, or do something good for your home, today's best Amazon deals can help.
There are really only two wireless chargers out there that iPhone and Android users should consider. If you want a versatile model that can convert from a charging pad to a charging stand, this Samsung fast wireless charger is terrific. Show More Summary