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December 30, 2016 – Powercast, Powering the IoT

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Powercast announces the release of a new wireless power recharging development kit at CES 2017.  Powercast, a leader in the commercialization of RF energy harvesting and RF wireless power solutions, announced it is releasing a new Wireless Power / Lifetime Power® Evaluation Development Kit.  The new kit, will be available for purchase at www.mouser.com in January 2017 and offers an FCC/IC certified 3W transmitter, a 4W engineering development transmitter, a wristband harvester, a credit card harvester, a sensor board, and an evaluation app.

The technology can provide constant charge, over distance, between one or more sources and multiple receivers. These devices can also be dormant, with zero stand-by power, and activated remotely with power being sent on-demand, on a scheduled basis, or continuously.

October 2016 – Vikaura Award Winning E Ink Screens

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Vikaura® Screen, a product of Powercast Corporation, is preparing to ship in the beginning of 2017.  This unique technology enables users, for the first time, to drive information, data, ideas, and images – all the things that matter to them – out of their phones and into their worlds! Using cutting edge E Ink displays, Powercast power management solutions, and communications protocols, leveraged with a (patented) first-of-its-kind “app linking” software package, Vikaura Screens let users escape the confines of their smartphones, and begin to customize their surroundings.  The screens are available in 4”, 6” and 9.7” sizes.  Preorders are being taken at www.vikaura.com.