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Wireless charging gets needed clarity as A4WP and PMA sign agreement [UPDATE: WPC comments]

Wireless charging is a feature we’d like to see on more phones, but it’s just not being implemented quickly. Part of that has to do with competing standards, and a fragmented space. today, the A4WP and PMA, tow of the larger wireless churning powers, have announced they’ve signed an agreement to work together. It’s great news, but leaves another out in the cold.

Power by Proxi’s spacial charging system on display at CES 2014

Power by Proxi had something interesting on display at CES this year. The company, who support the Qi charging standard, have a device which creates a charging field. It’s the first we’ve seen from the company, and the first actual charging field device we’ve seen in the wild. Though it has some limitations, we’re excited for what it might bring to your table.