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EEVblog #55 – RCA Airnergy WiFi Charging Free Energy Harvesting Marketing BS

Dave can smell marketing bullshit a mile away, so checks out the new RCA WiFi Free Energy Harvesting “Airnergy” device with some back of the envelope calculations. Marketing bullshit or can it actually work?
Can you really charge your smartphone with Wifi Energy?

Watch the RCA video here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMMbihbeIls

The Australian Mandatory Internet Filter Folly (abridged edition)

(The 9min abridged version, for those with shorter attention spans only!)
(I recommend you view the full 15min version here, it’s the same but with extra bits):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MA7tl9HDm-o

Dave cuts lose on the idiots behind Australia’s proposed Mandatory Internet Filter, and calls everyone to arms to stop this madness before Continue reading The Australian Mandatory Internet Filter Folly (abridged edition)

The Australian Mandatory Internet Filter Folly

Dave cuts lose on the idiots behind Australia’s proposed Mandatory Internet Filter, and calls everyone to arms to stop this madness before it’s too late.
(My regular viewers may want to skip this, it’s not electronics related, it’s an Australian specific social commentary rant)

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