A couple weeks ago I was talking with some family about technological advancements and our predictions of what the future holds. I predicted in 20 years we would have wireless power. What does this mean? It means no cables and no outlets. Free from tangles, power strips, power converters, three-pronged plugs, and restrictive tethers. True wireless. As you might imagine, quite a few obstacles stand in the way of wireless power, number one being how to do it without the consequences of giving birth to kids with five legs and a nose growing out the elbow.
As it turns out, just a few days ago Intel showed off its new wireless power transfer gizmo: