As the article states, everyone is just going to stuff their computers under their desk anyway. You're fitting a bunch of rectangular parts into a rectangular hole. Why would you make it anything but rectangular? Nothing says you can't innovate with that rectangle... » 8/29/14 11:39pm Friday 11:39pm

Even if he brings the efficiency up another two orders of magnitude, it's still not a promising technology. Explosives are not energy dense. They are very powerful, but not very energetic. At 10% thermodynamic efficiency, you're pound for pound better off with current day batteries. » 8/28/14 7:05pm Thursday 7:05pm