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Charge Your iOS Devices Using a Smart Rocking Chair

Written on November 03, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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The iRock chair charges your iPhones and iPads while it rocks back and forth

Micasa Lab, a Zurich-based company, has created the , a rocking that charges iOS devices with every movement it makes.

The chair features an iPhone and dock and speakers that is embedded along the headrest. The chair itself, is set at a 37-degree rocking angle.

The iRock chair charges a while the person seated on it, rocks the chair back and forth. Its generator converts the motion into energy that powers the speakers and charges the .

Micasa Lab, talks about the iRock chair:

“The iRock is a product that explores how can interact with and actually support the power for this . Movement is energy and to collect as much of this energy as possible is one of our future challenges. The laws of physics dictate how movement and friction constantly creates a vast amount of energy that in most cases is lost. iRock is a attempt to collect some of this energy and put it to real use. If you use iRock for 60 minutes you can recharge an iPad 3 to 35%.”

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