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CES 2018: Razer’s New Battery-Free Wireless Gaming Mouse Is Disarmingly Light

It doesn’t look special. At a glance, it’s just a Razer gaming mouse sitting on a Razer gaming pad—which means everything is black except for some bright, colourful lights. But then you pick the mouse up and it’s way too light to be wireless. After ten seconds the cursor on screen flickers and the lights on the mouse turn off. It’s disconnected, because this mouse, the Razer Mamba Hyperflux, powers itself entirely from the mousepad. There’s no battery in the thing at all. Read More >>

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Volvo Has Figured Out How to Wirelessly Charge Your Electric Car

Electric cars -- good for the environment and, in the long run, good for your pocket too, what with the price of petrol only set to rise as we run through the Earth's natural resources. Problem is, electric charging stations are nowhere near as prevalent as petrol stops. Volvo's research into a discrete inductive charging pad for electric cars could help to change that though. Read More >>

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You Could Probably Spend Your Entire Life On Starck’s New Gadget-Friendly Sofa

Philippe Starck is known for designs that are as functional as they are beautiful. So it's not surprising that when it came to designing a sofa, the results would include everything from privacy dividers, to accessible power outlets, to even a Powermat wireless induction charging pad. There's probably a good reason it's called the My World, because as long as your gear is charged, what else do you really need? Read More >>

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Leaked Nexus 4 Manual Reveals Wireless Charging

While numerous leaks have hinted at what we could have expected from the new Nexus phone at today's cancelled Google event, the latest, from a Nexus 4 manual floating around online, brings two magic words with it: inductive charging. Read More >>

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Apple’s Shake-To-Charge Patent Trades Calories for Battery Life

Its larger form factor and bigger battery mean the iPhone 5 should last longer on a single charge. But to overcome the fact that battery technology still basically sucks, Apple has applied for a 'shake to charge' patent that uses electromagnetic induction to convert everyday motions into extra battery life. Read More >>

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I Want TDK’s Gorgeous New Headphones and Speaker Cube That Can Charge Your Phone Wirelessly

TDK is known for designing really utilitarian, retro 80's futuristic audio equipment — black, gold, hard lines, Terminator, Burton's Batman, TDK — that encourages you to show it off without feeling like a showoff. And it's done it again. This time, with a pair of headphones that'll cradle your head and a new speaker cube that wirelessly charges your phone. Read More >>

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Is This Inductive Stand Worth Twice What an iPad Costs?

The convenience of being able to charge a device without having to hunt down a power cord is certainly appealing. But convenience isn't the first thing that comes to mind when you gaze upon Strut's new LaunchPort iPad charging system. Read More >>

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How to Make Your iPhone Charge Wirelessly (Without an Ugly Case)

Wirelessly charging your iPhone would be pretty great, but not with the dumb cases that inductive charging requires. That's why this mod from Tanveer is so great. A regular iPhone that charges when you set it down. The future! Read More >>

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Will the iPhone 5 Come With Wireless Charging?

Apple's just been awarded a whole raft of new patents that make for some interesting reading. Wireless charging seems like it's on the cards with a new inductive charging dock -- now that really would be an awesome addition to the iPhone 5. Read More >>

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Intel’s Going to Make Your Laptop Charge Your Phone Wirelessly

Charging your phone sucks. But if all you had to do was set it down next to your laptop, which you probably do anyway, well, that wouldn't be so bad. Read More >>

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This Incredibly Thin Card Could Bring Wireless Charging to Any Device

Inductive charging means you'll never have to plug your phone in again, and to avoid clunky add-on solutions if your device doesn't have it built in, Duracell has created this wafer thin adapter card that slips in alongside its battery. Read More >>

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Inductive Charging Alarm Clock Gets Rid of the Dumbest Unitasker You Own

Why would anyone want a mat that does nothing but charge phones? It's dumb and ugly and takes up space. But an alarm clock that you just set your phone down on to charge it? Yes please. Read More >>