With the introduction of wireless charging for the latest iPhones, it’d make sense for Apple to work on its own hardware.
For that, it’s acquired New Zealand wireless charging company PowerbyProxi for an undisclosed sum, according to a report by Stuff on Wednesday.
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Apple’s Dan Riccio, senior vice president of hardware engineering, confirmed the acquisition to the news outlet, and said the team will be “a great addition as Apple works to create a wireless future.”
“We want to bring truly effortless charging to more places and more customers around the world,” he added. Read more…