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This Company Claims to Have Invented an AirPower-like Charging Mat That Actually Works

Announced when Apple added wireless charging to the iPhone, the AirPower charging pad was never to see the light of day. The company was vague about why the product never panned out, simply claiming it did not achieve Apple’s high standards. Everyone assumed that if a company that spends billions on R&D couldn’t crack the tech, no one could, but it looks like a small outfit has at least come close. Read More >>

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Mophie’s 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Pad Isn’t AirPower, But It’ll Have to Do

When Apple announced that its promised multi-device AirPower charging pad had officially been cancelled, people immediately began wondering what might take its place. After all, just because Apple had given up, that didn’t mean people didn’t want a simple and convenient way to recharge a range of Apple products. Read More >>

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Apple’s AirPower Wireless Charger Is Officially Dead

Apple has completely canceled its much-hyped AirPower project. The wireless charging mat would have charged an iPhone, a pair of AirPods and an Apple Watch simultaneously but now it will charge nothing. On Friday, Apple made the embarrassing decision to admit defeat. Read More >>

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Apple’s Powerbeats Looks to Be Going Wire-Free, and Its AirPods 2 Charging Case Has AirPower on It

9to5Mac reported on Monday that it has dug up imagery hidden in the freshly released iOS 12.2 update of what appears to be a new version of Apple’s Beats Powerbeats headphones, dubbed Powerbeats Pro, that really are wireless. It also seems to have once again teased its AirPower charging mat on packaging for second-generation AirPod charging cases. Read More >>

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Aussie Apple Website Briefly Shows New AirPower Mat

Not much slips through the tightly-closed fist that is Apple's product development department, but it seems we might have got lucky just this once. Read More >>

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What’s Going to Happen at Apple’s iPad and MacBook Event Next Week?

A month after Apple revealed a new smartwatch and a new iPhone lineup that finally does away with the home button once and for all, the company will hold a follow-up event next week that’s tag-lined, “There’s more in the making.” A new, home button-less iPad Pro seems likely, but what else does Apple have planned to round out 2018? Read More >>

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Well This is the Weirdest iPhone Rumour We’ve Heard in a While

With the massive success of Apple’s AirPods, reports about a new pair of premium, wireless earbuds and over-the-ear headphones arriving in 2019 already seem like a forgone conclusion. However, if a report from the Nikkei is true, the future of Apple’s AirPods might not be as obvious as we thought. Read More >>

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Wait, What the Hell Happened to Apple AirPower?

When Apple debuted the iPhone X last autumn, the company also announced AirPower, a wireless charging pad with special Apple magic that would let you charge three devices at once faster than traditional Qi wireless chargers. But now, nine months later, AirPower still isn’t here, and it’s not clear when it will actually be available. Read More >>

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It Looks Like Apple’s AirPower Will be Released Next Month

Back when Apple launched the iPhone 8 and X, it announced that both phones would come with Qi wireless charging. It's not like Apple to adopt a mainstream technology without its own little twist, so it did exactly that with AirPower. The first party wireless charging matt was designed to charge iPhones, Apple Watches, and Airpods at the same time. Software trickery to connect them all together and lets you check up on how each device is doing from the phone's screen. Read More >>