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Submission + - Step toward liberating electronic devices from their power cords (vanderbilt.edu)

Science_afficionado writes: A new type of supercapacitor that can hold a charge when it takes a lickin’ has been developed by engineers at Vanderbilt University. It is the first “multi-functional” energy storage device that can operate while subject to realistic static and dynamic loads – advancing the day when everything from cell phones to electric vehicles will no longer need separate batteries. These devices could make it possible to design electrical devices that are not limited by plugs and external power sources.
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Step toward liberating electronic devices from their power cords

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