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Is it posible to have a wireless computer cord? In other words, using modern technoligy, can you invent a small device that plugs into the output and sends battery charge signils to your computer? (My comuter cord is very annoying)
- Collins Mullen (age 11)
In principle it is possible to transmit power without cords. For example, many electric toothbrushes recharge powered by the electromagnetic fields from a coil that isn't connected to the toothbrush. There is some work on developing systems like that for use throughout a room, but they are nowhere near being practical for ordinary use yet.
(published on 03/03/07)
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