Untangling Wireless Charging

An Attempt to Clarify Terms and Standards

by Bryon Moyer

So I saw an announcement or two about wireless power and thought it might be time to do an update. But as I looked around and spoke with various people, I have to say… I found myself increasingly unsure and confused. A lot has happened since we last dealt with this part of the industry, and things that seemed clear once upon a time no longer seem so.

So rather than doing an update, I think we need a clarifier. In the world of wireless power, there are multiple “standards,” multiple standards bodies, several approaches available, and numerous commercial players – some of which don’t limit themselves to standardized techniques.  Read More


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Untangling Wireless Charging

Posted on 12/08/16 at 12:14 PM by bmoyer

bmoyer
What do you think about the state of the wireless power industry with respect to standards and such?

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Posted on 12/03/16 at 7:58 AM by NicholasLee

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Glad they avoided obvious flaw of using a PRNG.

I am reminded of the quote by John von Neumann:
"Any one who considers arithmetical methods of producing random digits is, of course, in a state of sin."

[Of course, if executing a NOP op-code consume…

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"The reason the American Army does so well in wartime, is that war is chaos, and the American Army practices it on a daily basis." -- German Tactician, WWII

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