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You Will Soon Be Able to Charge Your Smartphone with Lightning

October 4, 2013 / No Comments

Nokia have always gone after new innovations. The company is now joining hands with a group of scientists from the University of  Southampton to make a dream idea turn true. They are developing a new technology to power batteries of handsets from lightning. The new research team headed by Neil Palmer, one of the famous scientists at the Tony Davies High ...

Primove Wireless Charging for E-cars and Buses Arrives

April 1, 2013 / No Comments

Seems like the concept of wireless charging for electric vehicle is turning real. The first wireless electronic bus charging will begin in Mannheim, Germany in a few months. The upcoming trial in Mannheim will run on existing city bus routes and these vehicles will recharge via invisible inductive technology called Primove. This innovative Primove technology provides a contact-less power source for ...

Intel Inductive Charging Helps Charge Phones with Laptops [Video]

June 11, 2012 / No Comments

Intel wants to get into every aspect of the electronic field known to mankind. This time they are putting together their efforts in promoting inductive charging that lets you wirelessly charge your devices. The company has shown a prototype of the model by charging a smartphone by using an Acer Ultrabook wirelessly. The power transmitter is made to embed into the ultrabook ...

European Automakers Propose Uniform e-vehicle Charging System

September 27, 2011 / No Comments

The European automobile makers have agreed on a standardized system for charging electric vehicles. Europe's automobile manufacturers' trade association (ACEA) is aiming at implementing these standards throughout Europe, and possibly across the world, by 2017. The announcement made by the association stresses on a standardized plug. It aims to standardize one type of connector for all plug-ins sold in Europe. The ACEA ...