Wireless Charging – It’s About Time!

Your power toothbrush and electric shaver has been using inductive charging for years. Now the next big thing for cell phone’s will be wireless charging (also referred to as inductive charging). The concept of induction isn’t new – we’re all taught it in high school science, but its implementation for cell phone charging hasn’t been smooth. Widespread adoption has been held back by disagreements over which of the two or three leading standards should be used. The three major organizations working to standardize inductive charging technologies are The Power Matters Alliance lead by Duracell’s Powermat, the Wireless Power Consortium with their Qi standard, and the Alliance for Wireless Power. Continue reading Wireless Charging – It’s About Time!