Can new device ‘revolutionize’ wireless charging?

28.02.2012                      05.Adar. 5772

Technologie:

Can new device ‘revolutionize’ wireless charging?

Israeli startup Powermat, backed by Jay-Z, develops cable-free charging surfaces for electric devices.

My friend got an iPhone 4S. She could not stop bragging about it and all the amazing apps she now uses “every single minute of the day.” I know that to be false. How? Because the iPhone 4S battery doesn’t last a whole day. In fact, it doesn’t even last a few hours if you use a data-loaded application.
On the way from Tel Aviv to Mitzpe Ramon in the Negev desert, my other friend with an iPhone 4S (what’s wrong with a good old Nokia!?) used Waze, the free GPS navigation app. It showed us where there’s a cop, where there’s traffic. It was awesome. Until the iPhone dropped dead, two hours in….