Business 2.0 just wrote a great piece on the death of the cell phone charger, imagine your cell phone charging up the second you sit down at your desk, no chords or wires. That’s exactly what the opportunity is, and imho it’s huge. So just how big can it get? “The sky’s the limit,” says John Shearer, Powercast’s founder and CEO. He estimates shipping “many millions of units” by the end of 2008.
This is going to be one of the blockbuster innovations of the next few years; with the chance to replace millions and millions of devices and appliances is a manufacturers dream. This single invention, will start a large renaissance in personal devices – without the chord comes many new possibilities.
Pure genius, Niloka Tesla would be proud (Marconi too).
Check out the article here.