Fear of phone dying in public Hatred of cords acting as modern-day chain wallets
What it does
It allows the wearer to charge their smartphone simply by placing it in their pocket.
How we built it
Deconstruction of wireless charger Integrated pieces of the charger into a new jacket.
Challenges we ran into
Issues with pattern in making the jacket
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Working Prototype Looks really good
What we learned
Also doubles as a portable heater You can burn off part of your fingernail
What's next for Trådlös
Using Kinetic knit in the jacket to allow us to remove the cord from within the jacket. Using solar knit in order to charge the jacket when it is out in the sun.