October 10, 2012
Does Wireless Charging Have a Future?
Simon Pickstock, Tech Radar
In 1891, Nikola Tesla was one of the first people to demonstrate the concept of wireless power transmission, using high-frequency alternating current to illuminate gas-discharge lamps. Tesla's dream was that one day, electricity could be beamed to homes, in much the same way that radio waves are. One hundred and twenty years later, his dream has yet to become a reality, so what's the problem exactly?
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