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IKEA wireless charging furniture gets late spring US launch
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IKEA wireless charging furniture gets late spring US launch

Dan Thorp-Lancaster 15

Anxious to get some wireless charging tech around your home? IKEA has released some more details on its wireless charging furniture collection, which is set to come to the U.S. by late spring. Announced back in March, the new collection from IKEA aims to bring wireless charging to nearly every surface in your home. The collection includes the Qi charging tech in nightstands and...

Orée Pebble 2 is a beautiful natural material Qi charger looking for Kickstarter backers

Orée Pebble 2 is a beautiful natural material Qi charger looking for Kickstarter backers

Chuong H Nguyen 14

For those who want to add a little bit of luxury to their smartphone, Orée has created a wireless charging block that's fashioned out of a single block of wood or marble and integrates a speaker and microphone for speakerphone calls. For a Kickstarter pledge starting at $200, the Orée Pebble 2 is an elegantly designed cylinder that sits on your desk and bedside stand so you can merely...

Zens keeps your phone charged wirelessly, but steals your car's precious coffee holder

Zens keeps your phone charged wirelessly, but steals your car's precious coffee holder

Derek Kessler 29

Zens has a new Qi wireless charger, and this one is for your car. The aptly-named "ZENS Qi Wireless Car Charger" is set to hit markets on April 15th for an eye-melting €69.99 (US$96.54). It's designed to split into your cup holder and has a slot on its top designed to accommodate smartphones with displays up to 5 inches. Blessedly, the vast majority of phones that support Qi charging (...