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Wireless Power

08.24.2008

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:

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