Samsung, HTC and LG have joined the Power Matters Alliance, a grandly titled group devoted to charging your phone without plugging it in.
The coffee shop chain will begin installing wireless charging pads in San Francisco before expanding to other big cities in 2015.
Goodbye rat's nest! Intel says wireless power, docking and connectivity will form the basis of its post-Broadwell "Skylake" reference designs.
The first Qi and Powermat wireless phone chargers are arriving in automobiles as options. How does charging work and why should you care?
A universal wireless-charging standard is looking like more of a possibility as two major rivals -- A4WP and PMA -- have agreed to work together.
Rezence, which has actually been around for a while, is being positioned as the next-generation wireless charging standard.
In the complex war over standards for wireless charging, Qualcomm has emerged as a quasi-neutral party. CNET talks to the company about the future of the technology.
Samsung said it would invest in a technology championed by the Wireless Power Consortium, while Qualcomm said it would join both the WPC and rival Power Matters Alliance.
The first wireless charging case for the Galaxy S4 is up for pre-order -- it'll let you just plop it onto a Qi pad to recharge.
Taller magnetic fields mean you'll be able to drop your phone directly onto your counter, desk, or car console to get more juice.