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Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 22, 2019
Epidermal VR Gives Technology a Human Touch

Epidermal VR Gives Technology a Human Touch

Imagine holding hands with a loved one on the other side of the world. Or feeling a pat on the back from a teammate in the online game "Fortnite."
Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 19, 2019
Wearable Oxygen Sensor for Sick Infants

Wearable Oxygen Sensor for Sick Infants

Researchers are developing a sensor the size of a Band-Aid that will measure a baby's blood oxygen levels, a vital indication of the lungs' effectiveness and whether the baby's tissue is receiving adequate oxygen supply.
Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 18, 2019
Smart Off-Grid to Power Vodafone Project in Ghana

Smart Off-Grid to Power Vodafone Project in Ghana

Clear Blue Technologies will provide its Smart Off-Grid solutions and services for seven greenfield sites in Ghana to power a telecom network for Vodafone Ghana.
Wireless Charging Journal
Oct 9, 2019
Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Neuropathic pain can be a disabling disorder and accounts for nearly 40 percent of chronic pain sufferers. Not only can it lead to anxiety and depression, but another result can be opioid addiction.
Wireless Charging Journal
Sep 17, 2019
FDA approves neuromodulation device for incontinence

FDA approves neuromodulation device for incontinence

A novel implantable rechargeable sacral neuromodulation device for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction has been approved by the United States Food & Drug Administration.
Wireless Charging Journal
Sep 16, 2019
Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

The project seeks to develop new technologies that will ensure sufficient driving distance for electric vehicles with fewer batteries by installing motors inside wheels that are able to receive electric power directly from roads when driving or stopping.
Wireless Charging Journal
Sep 4, 2019
Wireless wearables powered by human skin

Wireless wearables powered by human skin

This scientist's vision is to invent devices that not only operate without batteries but take the concept of battery-less wearables one step further. In his mind's eye, the next generation of wearables will transfer power between wireless sensors using a far more efficient conductor - human skin.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicle Research at Advanced Materials Osaka July 2019

Electric Vehicle Research at Advanced Materials Osaka July 2019

Here we give the abstracts relevant to electric vehicles from BIT Advanced Materials Conference Osaka Japan July 2019. The organisers failed to provide slides but we have photographs of some of these if you are interested. The selected abstracts are divided into energy storage, wide bandgap semiconductors, energy harvesting and other.
External Company Press Release
Powercast long-range wireless power technology gains FCC approvals

Powercast long-range wireless power technology gains FCC approvals

Powercast Corporation announced that its radio-frequency-based long-range over-the-air wireless power technology has received three new certifications from the Federal Communications Commission - totaling seven since 2007 - adding retail applications to the company's existing FCC approvals for deployments in consumer, commercial and industrial environments.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jul 16, 2019
Design considerations for electronic textiles

Design considerations for electronic textiles

Commercial efforts around electronic textiles have been prominent for at least 25 years, starting with early patents and then early products throughout the 1990s. IDTechEx's latest research report in the area "E-Textiles 2019-2029: Technologies, Markets and Players", looks at how e-textile products have changed over time, both in terms of the hardware and the more general business model.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Here Come 800 Volt EVs: Six Companies

Here Come 800 Volt EVs: Six Companies

An analysis of the big six companies working in 800V EV
Wireless Charging Journal
May 31, 2019
Electric Vehicles Go High Voltage

Electric Vehicles Go High Voltage

The new IDTechEx report, "Electric Vehicles 2020-2030" is the most thorough on the subject with 100 categories forecasted by number and market value and many newly-revealed trends and predictions.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Wireless Charging of Electric Vehicles 2019 and in Future

Wireless Charging of Electric Vehicles 2019 and in Future

The window of opportunity for static contactless (wireless) charging is closing due to delay with standards and intense market focus on vehicle range and cost.
Wireless Charging Journal
Apr 18, 2019
Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

The Swedish Transport Administration announced the pre-commercial procurement results for the electric road system tender.
Wireless Charging Journal
Mar 26, 2019
World's first wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis

World's first wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis

Clean-energy company Fortum is in cooperation with the City of Oslo and the American company Momentum Dynamics to build a wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis in the Norwegian capital.
External Company Press Release
Wireless EV charging could put London van fleets in the 'green lane'

Wireless EV charging could put London van fleets in the 'green lane'

UK Power Networks Services will work with UPS, High Speed 1 and WMG on an innovative new project to assess the feasibility of using wireless charging to support the use of electric vehicles in commercial fleets on London's roads.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 9, 2019
Power cut:  Wireless charger you can cut to shape

Power cut: Wireless charger you can cut to shape

Researchers have developed a new system to charge electronic devices such as smartphones and smartwatches wirelessly. The method involves a cuttable, flexible power transfer sheet which charges devices wirelessly and can be molded or even cut with scissors to fit different-shaped surfaces and objects.
External Company Press Release
Inductive wireless upgrade kit

Inductive wireless upgrade kit

MAGMENT announces the most cost-effective solution to install wireless charging pads by retrofitting existing plug-in charging stations with a concrete on-ground casing and configuring it as a virtual cable, interoperable with pick-up coils compliant with SAE 2954/IEC 61980 standards. Transmission power is up to 22 kW with efficiencies up to 95%.
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 4, 2018
Pocket-sized AsReader Barcode Scanner and GUN-Type RFID Reader

Pocket-sized AsReader Barcode Scanner and GUN-Type RFID Reader

At the 2018 IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, AsReader, Inc. showcases a variety of hardware consisting of RFID Reader/Writers, 1D and 2D Barcode Scanners and an all-new medical grade battery/wireless charging-sled with case.
Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 22, 2018
120-kilowatt wireless charging for vehicles

120-kilowatt wireless charging for vehicles

Researchers have demonstrated a 120-kilowatt wireless charging system for vehicles—providing six times the power of previous ORNL technology and a big step toward charging times that rival the speed and convenience of a gas station fill-up.
Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 22, 2019
Epidermal VR Gives Technology a Human Touch

Epidermal VR Gives Technology a Human Touch

Imagine holding hands with a loved one on the other side of the world. Or feeling a pat on the back from a teammate in the online game "Fortnite."
Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 18, 2019
Smart Off-Grid to Power Vodafone Project in Ghana

Smart Off-Grid to Power Vodafone Project in Ghana

Clear Blue Technologies will provide its Smart Off-Grid solutions and services for seven greenfield sites in Ghana to power a telecom network for Vodafone Ghana.
Wireless Charging Journal
Sep 17, 2019
FDA approves neuromodulation device for incontinence

FDA approves neuromodulation device for incontinence

A novel implantable rechargeable sacral neuromodulation device for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction has been approved by the United States Food & Drug Administration.
Wireless Charging Journal
Sep 4, 2019
Wireless wearables powered by human skin

Wireless wearables powered by human skin

This scientist's vision is to invent devices that not only operate without batteries but take the concept of battery-less wearables one step further. In his mind's eye, the next generation of wearables will transfer power between wireless sensors using a far more efficient conductor - human skin.
External Company Press Release
Powercast long-range wireless power technology gains FCC approvals

Powercast long-range wireless power technology gains FCC approvals

Powercast Corporation announced that its radio-frequency-based long-range over-the-air wireless power technology has received three new certifications from the Federal Communications Commission - totaling seven since 2007 - adding retail applications to the company's existing FCC approvals for deployments in consumer, commercial and industrial environments.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Here Come 800 Volt EVs: Six Companies

Here Come 800 Volt EVs: Six Companies

An analysis of the big six companies working in 800V EV
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Wireless Charging of Electric Vehicles 2019 and in Future

Wireless Charging of Electric Vehicles 2019 and in Future

The window of opportunity for static contactless (wireless) charging is closing due to delay with standards and intense market focus on vehicle range and cost.
Wireless Charging Journal
Mar 26, 2019
World's first wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis

World's first wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis

Clean-energy company Fortum is in cooperation with the City of Oslo and the American company Momentum Dynamics to build a wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis in the Norwegian capital.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jan 9, 2019
Power cut:  Wireless charger you can cut to shape

Power cut: Wireless charger you can cut to shape

Researchers have developed a new system to charge electronic devices such as smartphones and smartwatches wirelessly. The method involves a cuttable, flexible power transfer sheet which charges devices wirelessly and can be molded or even cut with scissors to fit different-shaped surfaces and objects.
Wireless Charging Journal
Dec 4, 2018
Pocket-sized AsReader Barcode Scanner and GUN-Type RFID Reader

Pocket-sized AsReader Barcode Scanner and GUN-Type RFID Reader

At the 2018 IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, AsReader, Inc. showcases a variety of hardware consisting of RFID Reader/Writers, 1D and 2D Barcode Scanners and an all-new medical grade battery/wireless charging-sled with case.
Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 19, 2019
Wearable Oxygen Sensor for Sick Infants

Wearable Oxygen Sensor for Sick Infants

Researchers are developing a sensor the size of a Band-Aid that will measure a baby's blood oxygen levels, a vital indication of the lungs' effectiveness and whether the baby's tissue is receiving adequate oxygen supply.
Wireless Charging Journal
Oct 9, 2019
Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Wireless device for pain management could be non-opioid alternative

Neuropathic pain can be a disabling disorder and accounts for nearly 40 percent of chronic pain sufferers. Not only can it lead to anxiety and depression, but another result can be opioid addiction.
Wireless Charging Journal
Sep 16, 2019
Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

Bridgestone investigates power generating tires

The project seeks to develop new technologies that will ensure sufficient driving distance for electric vehicles with fewer batteries by installing motors inside wheels that are able to receive electric power directly from roads when driving or stopping.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Electric Vehicle Research at Advanced Materials Osaka July 2019

Electric Vehicle Research at Advanced Materials Osaka July 2019

Here we give the abstracts relevant to electric vehicles from BIT Advanced Materials Conference Osaka Japan July 2019. The organisers failed to provide slides but we have photographs of some of these if you are interested. The selected abstracts are divided into energy storage, wide bandgap semiconductors, energy harvesting and other.
Wireless Charging Journal
Jul 16, 2019
Design considerations for electronic textiles

Design considerations for electronic textiles

Commercial efforts around electronic textiles have been prominent for at least 25 years, starting with early patents and then early products throughout the 1990s. IDTechEx's latest research report in the area "E-Textiles 2019-2029: Technologies, Markets and Players", looks at how e-textile products have changed over time, both in terms of the hardware and the more general business model.
Wireless Charging Journal
May 31, 2019
Electric Vehicles Go High Voltage

Electric Vehicles Go High Voltage

The new IDTechEx report, "Electric Vehicles 2020-2030" is the most thorough on the subject with 100 categories forecasted by number and market value and many newly-revealed trends and predictions.
Wireless Charging Journal
Apr 18, 2019
Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

Dynamic electric road system to be built in Sweden

The Swedish Transport Administration announced the pre-commercial procurement results for the electric road system tender.
External Company Press Release
Wireless EV charging could put London van fleets in the 'green lane'

Wireless EV charging could put London van fleets in the 'green lane'

UK Power Networks Services will work with UPS, High Speed 1 and WMG on an innovative new project to assess the feasibility of using wireless charging to support the use of electric vehicles in commercial fleets on London's roads.
External Company Press Release
Inductive wireless upgrade kit

Inductive wireless upgrade kit

MAGMENT announces the most cost-effective solution to install wireless charging pads by retrofitting existing plug-in charging stations with a concrete on-ground casing and configuring it as a virtual cable, interoperable with pick-up coils compliant with SAE 2954/IEC 61980 standards. Transmission power is up to 22 kW with efficiencies up to 95%.
Wireless Charging Journal
Nov 22, 2018
120-kilowatt wireless charging for vehicles

120-kilowatt wireless charging for vehicles

Researchers have demonstrated a 120-kilowatt wireless charging system for vehicles—providing six times the power of previous ORNL technology and a big step toward charging times that rival the speed and convenience of a gas station fill-up.
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