Researchers Not Giving Up On Dream Of Wireless Power

from the but-I'm-not-the-only-one dept

At some point or another, everybody's fantasized about it: wouldn't it be great if an electronic device could be powered wirelessly, fully eliminating the need for cables? It's an idea that's been talked about for a long time, back to the work of Nikola Tesla. Now a new team of researchers at MIT is going after the problem again. They believe that there's solid physics backing the idea up, and in fact their research builds on Tesla's original work. Still, this is firmly at the theoretical stages. Consider how long it's taking for fuel cell powered mobile devices to take off. We can safely say that this will take a much, much longer, if it ever comes about.

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    Foo Yuck, 15 Nov 2006 @ 12:07pm

    Hey wtfmate

    Neither.

    A lot more than AC1 and you.

    There's a new tool called Google. You can enter the word 'cornpone' on their website and you can find out for yourself. The address is http://www.google.com Try it out, it will open a whole world of new information to you!

    And it's Foo Yuck, not fooyouck you mongoloid fartknocker.

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