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Qualcomm (QCOM) - Get Qualcomm Inc Report has taken wireless charging for electric vehicles and simplified it to the point where the driver merely navigates a stretch of road embedded with a charger.

Qualcomm's Halo dynamic electric vehicle charging (DEVC) system can charge electric vehicles as they drive over the charger.

The Halo DEVC is still in its very early stages of production, however recent tests of the system demonstrated that cars can be charged at up to 20 kW at highway speeds and that two cars can charge simultaneously.

The mechanism responsible for the charging is called the FABRIC, standing for feasibility analysis and development of on-road charging solutions for future electric vehicles.

It remains unlikely, however, then an entire American highway would be paved with FABRIC from coast-to-coast, rather there is more likely to be strips of FABRIC strategically placed in urban areas where autonomous electric vehicles are in operation, according to TechCrunch.

Shares of Qualcomm fell slightly to $56.93 on Thursday. 

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