Wireless Phone Charging Picks Up Steam

Newer technologies, growing consumer interest and adoption by gadget makers are breathing fresh air into the concept One advanced technology looks set to be faster, and able to free users from charging docks. Called resonant coupling, it is an upscale cousin of inductive coupling, involving the same basic setup but with a few extra coils…

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WiTricity Joins German Auto Industry Leaders in Standardizing EV Wireless Charging

Project STILLE will support the development of a global interoperable standard for charging electric vehicles through energy transfer systems up to 22 kW Watertown, Mass. — January 27, 2017 — WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, today announced its participation in the STILLE standards project to drive wireless charging interoperability in…

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Circular Coil Design Selected for EV Charging Test Station by Leading International Automotive Standards Body

Watertown, Mass. – January 26, 2017 – WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, today announced that the SAE International’s J2954™ Taskforce has selected a circular coil topology for its official test station against which EV wireless charging systems will be tested for interoperability and standards compliance.  Products developed by carmakers, Tier…

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Dell Incorporates WiTricity’s Magnetic Resonance Technology in World’s First Wireless Charging 2-in-1 Notebook

Latitude 7285 2-in-1 enables wire-free workspaces of the future Watertown, Mass. – January 5, 2016 – WiTricity today announced that Dell’s Latitude 7285, the industry’s first 2-in-1 to enable a workspace free of all wires to the device, incorporates the company’s magnetic resonance-based wireless charging for PCs. The Latitude 7285 is AirFuel-certified and will be…

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WiTricity Unveils WT8800™ Wireless Charging Controller to Catalyze Magnetic Resonance-Based Wireless Charging Ecosystem

Application-Specific Integrated Circuit to help consumer brands incorporate WiTricity’s patented wireless power technology into their products to deliver fast, flexible charging experiences Watertown, Mass. – January 4, 2016 – WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, today announced the WT8800™ Wireless Charging Controller. The WT8800 controller incorporates WiTricity’s magnetic resonance technology, and…

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Missing Link: Will Wireless Charging Help Energize the Electric-Car Market?

While it’s easy to dismiss wireless charging for smartphones or tablets as mere gimmickry in its present state, the technology shows serious promise out in your driveway—where it could play an important role not just in how you charge your vehicle but in how quickly electric cars catch on.

WiTricity teams with GM on wireless car chargers

By Hiawatha Bray GLOBE STAFF  DECEMBER 21, 2016 WiTricity Corp., a Watertown-based maker of wireless battery charging systems, has allied with General Motors Corp. to test a system that recharges electric vehicles without plugging them in. WiTricity’s technology, which was initially developed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, uses an electromagnetic field, rather than an electrical cable, to pump…

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WiTricity Working with GM to Test Wireless EV Charging System

WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, today announced it is working with General Motors (GM) to test an advanced wireless charging system prototype for electric vehicles. The companies are working together to test WiTricity’s Drive 11 park-and-charge system, designed for maximum efficiency and interoperability across vehicle platforms.

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