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Boot Camp feature for Monday, February 21, 2011

     Wireless charging everywhere.   I’m Fred Fishkin with technology BootCamp, a report on gadgets and gear.      How many mobile phones, music players and handheld game devices are in your household?   PowerMat is a company that has been in the business of making all of those gadgets easier to keep charged just by placing them on a PowerMat surface.   The company has announced agreements to put the technology into GM cars,  into furniture for offices and hotels and soon, says CEO Ran Poliakine,  there will be phones on the market with PowerMat technology built in…

“PowerMat will come out with seven smartphones this year that are already going to be integrated with our technology inside,   projected to come within 2011, by a major handset maker, that already carry our technology inside.”

In the meantime,  with adapters, PowerMat can already charge most mobile phones and other devices.   You can find more info at PowerMat.com.   You can find us at BootCamp.com.   I’m Fred Fishkin.

Categories: Consumer Electronics | Mobile Devices | Gadgets