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Wireless charging takes big step forward as rival groups team up

A universal wireless-charging standard is looking like more of a possibility as two major rivals -- A4WP and PMA -- have agreed to work together.

By February 11, 2014

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Say hello to Rezence, your new wireless charging brand

Rezence, which has actually been around for a while, is being positioned as the next-generation wireless charging standard.

By December 12, 2013

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Wireless charging powers shift as Samsung, Qualcomm take sides

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.

By October 1, 2013

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Qualcomm weighs in on the state of wireless charging

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.

By October 7, 2013

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Microsoft details hardware requirements for Windows 8 devices

New Bluetooth, audio, and TPM requirements, some of which take effect in 2014 and 2015, are coming for Windows 8.1 (and beyond) devices.

By July 12, 2013

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Wireless charging still has strings attached

Which wireless charging standard will emerge the winner? One side now appears to have momentum thanks to backing from AT&T.

By March 25, 2013

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Turning the Parrot AR.Drone into a spacecraft

A new app developed by the European Space Agency turns the Parrot AR.Drone quadcopter into a simulation of a spacecraft.

By March 19, 2013

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Wireless charging blazes path toward mainstream

Heavyweights are backing the idea of wireless charging capabilities embedded in phones, and public charging stations are beginning to pop up. Differing standards, however, still make for a rocky adoption.

By November 16, 2012

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iPhone 5: What we didn't get

The new iPhone 5 is here, and like with just about all of Apple's new releases, you can nitpick some of the design choices Apple made and certain features it failed to include.

By September 12, 2012

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Wireless charging goes further--into tablets, cars, the home

Dozens of wireless charging products will hit the market soon, with more coming for mobile devices. We look at one that powers a device that isn't physically touching the charging surface.

By January 11, 2012