Monthly Archives: September 2014

BBC: World Without Wires

By | September 15, 2014

This is a version of my (and Noel’s) Reuters piece on wireless charging, recorded for the BBC World Service.  Without question, in a few years’ time our children will look back at pictures of this era and ask us what those little pieces of string are snaking across our desktops, bedside tables, mantelpieces and car dashboards.  “They’re cables,… Read More »

Reuters: Pulling the plug

By | September 10, 2014

A piece posted today on Reuters:  Pulling the plug: Apple’s Watch a boost for wireless charging BY JEREMY WAGSTAFF AND NOEL RANDEWICH   (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s embrace of wireless charging for its new Watch may be a defining moment for a technology that’s languished for years amid competing standards and consumer confusion. Supporters of wireless charging see a… Read More »