That’s cool. Wireless Mobile Group will be putting SlashPower wireless power modules in their smartphones so you can just lay the sucker on a pad and get charged on up. Now if we could standardize these things so all our phones used the same charge station, as well as iPods, rechargeable AAs, etc, that would eliminate a lot of cabling from my apartment. One mouse-pad sized station could take care of the power business for your whole menagerie of smallish devices.
Wireless charging for upcoming WMG devices [Ubergizmo]
SpaceX’s Dragon cargo spacecraft successfully attaches to the ISS| Darrell Etherington
Qualcomm announces new VR dev kit and headset accelerator program| Lucas Matney
Airbnb finalizes deal to buy social payments startup Tilt| Katie Roof, Ryan Lawler
NASA found 7 “Earthlike” planets just under 40 light years away| Darrell Etherington