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2014-08-26 08:35:18

Wireless charging enters mainstream adoption phase PISCATAWAY, N.J., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qi, the global wireless power standard, has entered mainstream consumer adoption and solidified its position as market leader. Recent proof of this momentum comes from companies such as Deloitte, Facebook, Google, Lexus, Texas Instruments and Verizon Wireless, which have deployed Qi wireless charging in its corporate locations or products. With new Qi installations in airports, public venues,...

2014-08-21 12:33:09

ChargeSpot wireless charger is compatible with both Qi and PMA standards to allow for more rapid adoption in public places TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ChargeSpot Wireless Power Inc. announced today the availability of ChargeSpot Pocket(TM), the first wireless charger that is compatible with both Qi (Wireless Power Consortium) and PMA (Power Matters Alliance) standards. This is an important step forward for offices, hotels, cafes, airports and other businesses that...

2014-07-31 12:33:38

Members demonstrate high-efficiency power transfer at distance and simultaneous charging of multiple devices PISCATAWAY, N.J., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC), the driving force and leader in the global adoption of wireless power technology, today announced significant advances to the resonant extension of the Qi specification to offer even more options to the wireless charging industry. The integration of resonant charging into the already present inductive...

2014-07-23 12:36:58

PISCATAWAY, N.J., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) today announced it has named Yongcheol Park of LG Electronics as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In this position, Park will be responsible for creating and maintaining all of the WPC specification roadmaps and ensuring that new technology developments are leveraged by the various working groups. He will also be the chairperson of the joint chairs of the Low Power Work Group, Medium Power Work Group,...

2014-05-22 08:30:22

HARTFORD, Conn., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tallan, Inc., a leading professional services firm with over 28 years of custom application development and systems integration experience, announced a new partnership with WPC, a healthcare technology and business process consulting firm and provider of critical HIPAA implementation publications and products. Under the new partnership, Tallan will leverage the 5010 Data Definition Language (DDL) Schemas from WPC's HIPAA Database Toolkit in...

2014-04-01 12:22:55

IKEA Joins WPC to Help Lead 'Qi Everywhere' Infrastructure Drive PISCATAWAY, N.J., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) has launched the Infrastructure Applications Group (IAG), a new WPC workgroup dedicated to driving adoption of Qi in hotels, restaurants, sporting venues, and other everyday locations. The IAG's charter members include ChargeSpot, ConvenientPower, Devant, HTC, IKEA, Leggett & Platt, Nokia, TDK, Texas Instruments, and Verizon...

2014-03-10 12:20:36

Companies Take a Leading Role Supporting the Widespread Adoption of Qi PISCATAWAY, N.J., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) announced today that Microsoft and Samsung Electro-Mechanics have joined its board. The WPC board drives Qi's adoption across mobile devices, cars, infrastructure, accessories, and products as the leading standard for wireless charging worldwide. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110927/CG76018LOGO "Microsoft and Samsung...

2014-03-06 23:02:41

PAC5220WP Power Application Controller™ Wireless Power Platform Builds on the Industry’s Broadest Charging IC Portfolio for Portable Devices Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Active-Semi International, Inc. (http://www.active-semi.com) announces today, the general availability of its Qi-certified WPC Wireless charger reference designs that provide customers with the lowest cost solution combined with highest efficiency, lowest standby power and lowest EMI (electromagnetic...

2014-02-24 04:22:26

MT3188 available stand alone or as a design-in option for the MT6595 Octa-Core LTE and other SOC platforms to enable a wide-range of mobile devices for compatibility with the existing PMA, WPC and the new resonant wireless charging standards HSINCHU, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MediaTek today announced MT3188, the world's first multi-mode wireless charging ASIC that supports multiple competing standards. MediaTek MT3188 is a tightly-integrated solution that supports resonant charging...

2014-01-06 08:32:45

New backward-compatible Qi extension will allow extended device placement freedom, multi-device charging and high efficiency LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) today announced it will demonstrate the next evolution of Qi wireless charging at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show: industry-leading magnetic resonance. The WPC is developing a resonance extension to the Qi spec that will maintain backward compatibility with the installed base of...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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