University of Washington researchers eye Wi-Fi to power Internet of Things

In what could have a big impact on the Internet of Things, researchers at the University of Washington say they’ve developed the first power over Wi-Fi system that both delivers power and works with existing Wi-Fi chipsets. Specifically, the researchers say a Wi-Fi router can provide far field wireless power without compromising the network’s communications performance.

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