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Orange Taps PMA Technology to Keep Attendees Phones Charged at Mobile World Congress 2014

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile World Congress – In partnership with Powermat Technologies, global telecommunications operator, Orange, will install PMA compatible wireless charging stations around their stand at MWC (Stand: Hall 5 Stand #5A61) so that attendees are no longer caught powerless while navigating the halls of the Fira Gran Via.  This is the first collaboration between the two companies and MWC attendees are expected to reap the benefits first-hand.

"Battery drain is an unfortunate hindrance for today's smartphone users especially at conferences like Mobile World Congress. Powermat's wireless charging stations allow users to enable their mobile devices with a specially-equipped case designed to facilitate wireless power delivery and then simply drop and charge their phones!" said Ran Poliakine, CEO of Powermat technologies. "We're delighted that Orange has chosen to work with us."

"By offering wireless battery charging facilities throughout our stand, we can ensure our executives and teams have continual use of their mobile devices," commented Jaline Davidson, Corporate Events Director, Orange.

Orange will install multiple charging stations throughout their stand and will provide wireless charging receivers to those attendees who wish to charge up their phones.

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