Wireless charger for Neo

Ortwin Regel ortwin at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 18:46:57 CEST 2008

Why not simply use standard wireless USB chargers?

On 4/1/08, Alexey Feldgendler <alexey at feldgendler.ru> wrote:
> Hello!
> Some mobile phone vendors are now looking into wireless charging. A
> wireless charger technology is more user-friendly than the traditional
> wired phone chargers. However, users will only truly benefit from the
> interoperability between chargers for different phones if the vendors
> agree on a common protocol; otherwise, we'll have the same situation as we
> have now with wired chargers: every phone vendor makes their own charger
> incompatible with the others.
> In fact, an open protocol for transfer of electricity over IP has existed
> since 2002: RFC 3251 <http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3251.txt>. After DVE
> (Discrete Voltage Encoding), the electric current can be quickly and
> securely transmitted to one or more devices over WiFi or Bluetooth in an
> MPLampS infrastructure. A consumer device can then decode the voltage and
> use it to recharge its battery.
> Will OpenMoko, with its openness, be the first to implement MPLampS?
> --
> Alexey Feldgendler <alexey at feldgendler.ru>
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