Bugs help power a smartphone

Qualcomm video shows a bug circus powering their Snapdragon processors

How many bugs does it take to power a Snapdragon smartphone processor? Not many, according to this Qualcomm video. The "bug circus" was created to show users that their processor is so power efficient that it can be powered by the minimal energy created by the bugs. For others who might not care about this information, it's fun to watch a giant spider walking on a treadmill.

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