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2014-07-18 23:04:39

tinyTesla: The Little Tesla Coil That Anyone Can Build Medford, Massachusetts (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Yesterday, oneTesla, a company founded by MIT students that manufactures DIY musical Tesla coil kits, announced the launch of their newest product, tinyTesla. The tinyTesla kit allows builders to make their own desktop singing Tesla coil that generates high voltage and plays music using electricity. The kit was developed to be accessible to newcomers to electronics, whether they are...

2014-07-03 23:01:36

Mr. Electric is taking a look at the electric feud between Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison. Waco, Texas (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 One studied alternating current (AC), the other, direct current (DC). And yet, the world would not be where it is today without their contributions to science and electricity. In light of Nikola Tesla’s birthday on July 10, Mr. Electric is taking a look at the electric feud between Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison. Tesla and alternating current The main focus for...

2014-06-18 16:22:19

Smart Crowdfunding is slated to carry out strategic marketing initiatives for the Planetary Energy Transmitter project on Indiegogo. This campaign endeavors to raise the funds needed to bring the Wardenclyffe Tower to life. NEW YORK, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A group of physicists have set their sights on an amazing quest, to bring Nikola Tesla's unrealized vision to life. Tesla was a brilliant Serbian-American inventor born in July of 1856. He was the inspired mind...

tesla goes open source
2014-06-14 04:17:13

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When founding a company intent on becoming a brand leader in electronic automobile production, it was no mistake that Elon Musk, the visionary behind the now-ubiquitous online payment clearinghouse PayPal and private space consortium SpaceX, named his company after Nikola Tesla, a man whom many regard as the father of electricity. In fact, presenting Tesla with an award, the Vice President of the Institute of Electrical Engineers...

2014-06-02 16:31:02

Other new solutions include "z" height charging at 30mm and a charging bowl prototype for wearables and AA battery-powered devices TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- COMPUTEX -- PowerbyProxi, developer of the world's most advanced and safest wireless power solutions, will demonstrate the next evolution of resonant wireless charging at Computex 2014 this week. A first for the industry is a 7.5W, highly resonant charging solution for thin-form devices, such as smartphones and...

2014-05-29 12:32:29

PITTSBURGH, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Corporation and Shanghai ICSON Co., Ltd., an e-commerce division of Tencent, Inc., one of China's largest and most-used Internet service portals, have entered into a licensing agreement for the exclusive distribution of select Westinghouse-branded small-home appliances for the mainland Chinese market. Under the agreement, Shanghai ICSON will distribute Westinghouse-branded products in China via Tencent's primary e-commerce...

2014-05-22 23:04:50

Justlovesuccess.com is committed to marketing the absolute best health and wellness products to consumers. The Harmonizer affords consumers to drink structured, pure, clean, energized water from their own tap eliminates the need to purchase bottled water. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The Greenfield Naturals Water Structuring, Energizing Harmonizer produces healthy, energized, structured water using the natural methods of nature. The unit itself is a pressurized matrix of all natural...

2014-05-19 23:03:18

US Electric Motors Market research report application analysis in the Automotive, HVAC, Industrial Machinery and Household Appliances. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 A machine which converts electrical energy into usable mechanical energy is termed as an electric motor. Motors are used in various applications like industrial pumps, machine tools, power tools and household appliances. Motors can be classified based on the output power ratings and mode of working. They are widely used...

2014-05-07 23:11:38

Nick Howe's book, “Owning Model S,” is a celebration of the car, the technology, and a growing community of passionate Tesla owners. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Nick Howe has written “Owning Model S” a celebratory owner’s guide to the Tesla Model S, independent of Tesla Motors, which captures the vibrancy of a growing community of Tesla Model S owners. It is available now at http://www.teslaccessories.com. “This book is for every Tesla owner, or aspiring Tesla...

Wireless Power Transfer Achieved At 5-meter Distance
2014-04-18 10:34:41

[ Watch The Video: Wireless Power Transfer Reaches Five Meters ] The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) With a maximum output power of 209 W at 20 kHz, the Dipole Coil Resonant System can charge 40 smart phones simultaneously, even if the power source is 5 meters away The way electronic devices receive their power has changed tremendously over the past few decades, from wired to non-wired. Users today enjoy all kinds of wireless electronic gadgets...


Latest Nikola Tesla Reference Libraries

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2010-10-21 17:15:50

A lightning rod is a metal conductor mounted on the top of a building and connected through a wire to the ground to protect the building from lightning. The rod should conduct the electricity from a lightning strike down through the wire instead of passing through the building. The rod is just a single component in the lightning protections system along with rooftop conductors and multiple conductive paths. Benjamin Franklin invented the lightning rod in 1749. The taller the building the...

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2009-07-17 15:59:58

Nikola Tesla (b. July 10, 1856 - d. January 7, 1943) was a mechanical and electrical engineer as well as an inventor. Tesla was born in the village of Smiljan, Vojna Krajina, which is within the territory of today's Croatia. He was an born an ethnic Serb and was a subject of the Austrian Empire, before becoming an American citizen. He is often considered one of the most important contributors to the birth of commercial electricity. He is best known for his contributions in the field of...

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