ENEGUFO Wireless Charging Stand: Charge while browsing and staying connected

ENEGUFO Wireless Charging Stand: Charge while browsing and staying connected

Have an iPhone 8 or later, or another Qi-enabled smartphone? Today’s AWT deal is the perfect accessory for you, letting you charge your phone quickly while holding it vertically for easy use. The ENEGUFO Wireless Charging Stand is on sale this week for $29.99 and is perfect for all of the latest iPhones.

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Wireless charging for your Qi-enabled phone: Hudly Car Charger & Mount

Wireless charging for your Qi-enabled phone: Hudly Car Charger & Mount

Are you looking for the perfect gift for a friend or relative? If they have any Qi-compatible smartphone — whether it’s one of the new iPhones or any of the Android phones that use the wireless charging standard — then the Hudly 10W Fast Wireless Car Charger and Mount ($32.99) is a great gift idea.

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Plan ahead for Qi wireless charging on your iPhone with this Daily Deal

Plan ahead for Qi wireless charging on your iPhone with this Daily Deal

One of the advantages of "that other mobile operating system" is that many of those phones use a standard called Qi for wireless charging. You just place your smartphone onto a charging dock without plugging in any cables, and the device is quickly charged up. Well, rumor has it that the iPhone 8 will be the first iPhone with wireless charging, and Apple's a member of the Wireless Power Consortium...the group that developed the Qi standard. Today we've got a deal on a wireless charging dock for "those other phones" and possibly for the iPhone 8; get this Wireless Fast Qi-Enabled Charger for yourself or a family member for just $23.95!

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Apple patent filing details long-range wireless charging at microwave frequencies

Apple patent filing details long-range wireless charging at microwave frequencies

It's Thursday, usually the day at Apple World Today where Dennis Sellers outlines some of the best Apple patent filings or grants that have been made over the previous few days. Dennis is enjoying himself in the American Southwest this week, but we still have a fascinating Apple patent application for you -- "Wireless Charging and Communications Systems With Dual-Frequency Patch Antennas". 

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If Apple is working on in-house wireless charging, an ‘iDesk’ would be cool

If Apple is working on in-house wireless charging, an ‘iDesk’ would be cool

Apple is reportedly working on long-range charging that allows multiple devices to charge anywhere within range of around 20 feet. One report had the company teaming up with Energous to use its WattUp system for its plans. However, an investor's note from Copperfield Research says this isn’t so, and that Apple plans to use its own in-house-developed wireless charging tech.

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Talk of iPhone 8s with wireless charging gaining momentum

Talk of iPhone 8s with wireless charging gaining momentum

This is certain to reignite the speculation that the 2017 iPhone will have wireless charging: Lite-On Semiconductor, a maker of discrete and analog IC components, has entered the supply chain for the “iPhone 8 “by providing GPP bridge rectifiers for the support of fast wireless charging, according to a recent Chinese-language Commercial Times report — as noted by DigiTimes.

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Wireless power for mobile devices to be worth $5 billion by 2020

Wireless power for mobile devices to be worth $5 billion by 2020

The ease and convenience of transmitting power via plug-free and, in many cases, contactless charging is fueling the adoption of wireless power for a wide range of devices and machinery -- from military and medical devices to electric vehicles to unmanned aircraft. So, hopefully, we’ll see an iPhone with wireless charging in 2017.

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AWT News Update: May 17, 2016

AWT News Update: May 17, 2016

Today's AWT News Update brings you news from the world of Apple!

  • The iOS 9.3.2 update is bricking some iPad Pros
  • Apple's apparently hiring a number of people with expertise in wireless charging
  • Foxconn and Pegatron are hiring iPhone assembly workers earlier than usual this year
  • Free the FM!
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Apple hiring experts in wireless charging

Apple hiring experts in wireless charging

Two former uBeam engineers with expertise in wireless charging and ultrasonic technology had been hired by Apple, reports The Verge. uBeam is a wireless charging start-up. In the last two years Apple has hired more than a dozen staffers with expertise in wireless charging, the article adds.

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AWT News Update: February 5, 2016

AWT News Update: February 5, 2016

The first week of February has come and gone. Today we have a few news items about upcoming technologies, as well as business deals gone bad:

  • CloudKit gets new server-to-server web service request support
  • Rumors on who might be Apple's partner for extended range wireless charging
  • The iTunes Movie Trailers app is updated for a BIG reason
  • Never sell out of a startup in exchange for a bicycle
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