Thursday, May 25, 2017

Broadcom’s new Bluetooth chip includes wireless charging for wearables

  A new Bluetooth chip from Broadcom is seeking to be in your next smartwatch or other connected wearable device. On Wednesday, the company announced the BCM20736,...

Intel preps wireless charging laptop tech for 2016 [Video]

A wireless charging system that packs enough power to replenish a laptop battery should hit the market in 2016, helping realize the long-held dream...

One standard to rule them all? New wireless charging brand ‘Rezence’...

Wireless charging is nothing new, with one of the mobile world’s earliest examples being the Palm TouchStone dock for the Palm Pre. Despite being around for...

Qualcomm joins Wireless Power Consortium board, sparks hope for A4WP and...

  Qualcomm, the founding member of Alliance for Wireless Power (or A4WP in short), made a surprise move today by joining the management board of the rivalWireless Power Consortium (or...
PMA and A4WP merge

A4WP and PMA Wireless Charging Leaders Agree to Merge

On January 5, 2015, two of the major wireless-charging groups A4WP (Alliance for Wireless Power) and PMA (Power Matters Alliance) announced that they have...

Broadcom Co-Founder Sees Peace Coming to Warring Wireless-Charging Factions in 2014

While wireless charging is a nice feature on a smartphone, it will be absolutely essential for the market of the so-called Internet of...