This AA Battery Sucks Power Right Out of the Air

After covering CES for 10 years, nothing I’ve seen at the show has me as excited about the future as Ossia’s wireless charging technology. The company’s developed a way to deliver power to your gadgets the same way internet is delivered by wi-fi, and one of the first real-world applications of the tech is a AA battery that may never need replacing. [Read More]

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After covering CES for 10 years, nothing I’ve seen at the show has me as excited about the future as Ossia’s wireless charging technology.
Featuring the exact same size, form factor, and power output of a traditional AA battery, it can be inserted into a battery-powered device to instantly and easily make it compatible with Cota wireless power transmitters.
And device-makers aren’t going to even start considering incorporating wireless power technology until the transmitters are more ubiquitous.
The Cota Forever Battery will undoubtedly help expedite the rollout of wireless power, but it’s still a long ways off.
Correction: This article originally claimed that the Cota system delivered wireless power only with a line of sight.

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The technology is here to deliver power to your gadgets the same way internet is delivered by wi-fi. The first clever real-world application of the tech is a AA battery that may never need replacing. #Energy #WiTricity #Trend

Source: Gizmodo