AMD wants to make your VR headset wireless
Published in Graphics


Acquires Nitero millimeter wave company

You might seen we've writing about millimeter waves several times. and we usually attributed this term to 5G. AMD has just acquired Nitero, a millimeter wave company that wants to use this technology to cut the cord on your VR and AR headset. 

Google abandoning fibre projects
Published in News
Friday, 17 February 2017 12:10

Google abandoning fibre projects


Wireless will get things moving 

Google has decided that fibre is rather old hat and is walking away from wires in favour of wireless tech.

Arlo shows off upcoming kid monitoring
Published in News
Thursday, 05 January 2017 20:44

Arlo shows off upcoming kid monitoring


Parents can sleep easier at night

Hey baby what are you up to?

EU boss promises 5G by 2020
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 15 September 2016 11:29

EU boss promises 5G by 2020


Uninterrupted 5G coverage by 2025

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker made some bold statement about the future of 5G in his State of the Union 2016 speech. 

Chipzilla pulls the plug on wireless charging project
Published in Notebooks


So much for a world without wires

Intel appears to have given up on its wireless world project, which was based around its Core M chip.

Researchers take the battery out of mobile
Published in Wearables


Wireless Identification and Sensing Platform

A team of boffins working for the University of Washington's Sensor Lab have worked out a way of taking the battery out of mobile devices and keeping them powered by radio waves.

Toshiba  comes up with single-chip wireless power receiver
Published in Processors


Can operate at 15 watts

Toshiba America Electronic Components (TEAC) has come up with what it claims is the first single-chip wireless power receiver that can operate at 15 watts and is compliant with the wireless charging Qi v1.2, standard.

Samsung releases wireless charging monitor
Published in Graphics
Friday, 02 October 2015 09:57

Samsung releases wireless charging monitor


Removing all cables

Samsung has announced what it claims is the world's first monitor with an integrated wireless charging function for compatible mobile devices.

Cambridge warns that 5G race is unnecessary
Published in Mobiles


Stop shoving

An association which brings together top players in the mobile industry has warned against rushing to 5G. 

Qualcomm has a wireless charger for cars
Published in Wearables


3.3kW possible, like Nissan Leaf 

We had a chance to see some nice demos from Qualcomm at the IoT event and one of the most impressive one was a Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid that could charge wirelessly. This device needs more technology than a wireless mobile phone charging. .