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2 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Mini Maker Faire hopes to inspires future inventions for kids

Meantime, more than 2- thousand people visited the Science Center today for the first ever Des Moines Mini Makes Faire.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots

2 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Keeping things cool: Inventor creates holder for hot hair appliances

It's a scene that plays out in many homes every morning: A mother drying then styling her hair in the bathroom with a hot hairdryer and heated curling iron on the countertop.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Everett, WA

5 hrs ago | New Mobility

Stories of Invention

The Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs defines necessity is the mother of invention in this way: "When the need for something becomes imperative, you are forced to find ways of getting or achieving it."


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Boise, ID, Hewlett Packard

9 hrs ago | IPKat

A matter of life and death? No, it's more important than that. Life sciences in the limelight

If you ever want evidence of the enthusiasm of intellectual property practitioners for patents, you need look no further than this weblog.


Related Topix: Blog News, Science / Technology

12 hrs ago | ABC News

Kids' Inventions Could Save Lives, Change Others

While many students across the United States spent their vacation swimming and playing with friends, a select group of scientifically minded kids have been hard at work honing inventions that could improve the lives of others -- oh, and possibly win them $25,000.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Family, Kids, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Education Etc., Potomac, MD, North Potomac, MD

16 hrs ago | Hemmings Auto Blogs

In honor of Labor Day, a brief history of labor-saving automotive inventions

It's Labor Day, and so whether you're kicking back and relaxing, getting ready for a barbeque, or maybe taking your classic out for one last drive of the summer, it's a time to appreciate all the hard work we Americans accomplish each and every day.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

20 hrs ago | Business Opportunities Weblog

A-Maze Pill Dispenser Invention

Talented design and technology student Amy Lowe, 18, has proved that with an idea that could really make a difference to those children who have to take oral medication on a daily basis.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Sun Aug 31, 2014

'Knee defender' sales take off despite heated fights over device...

A 2006 file photo of the Knee Defender, a gadget that allows passengers stop those in front of them from reclining.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, us Travel, Travel

Nashoba Publishing Online

Venice Watch: 'Star Wars' stars keep mum in Venice

The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city.


Related Topix: Portland, OR, Hollywood (Portland, OR), Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television, Gwendoline Christie, Science / Technology


Hackerspaces Turn Ideas into Reality

Inside a nondescript garage-like workshop nestled between restaurants, a flower shop and jewelry stores along Main Street, ideas are taking shape.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

New York Daily News

Check out these great new kitchen gadgets

The Veg-o-Matic had to start somewhere, so check out the Burger Lift, Mocubo, Cyclone, Unitensil, WokMon and Bubi bottle David Letterman laughed off Bruce Willis' "hands free corn eating system," a mock "invention" he recently debuted on the "Late Show" - but the actor may have been on to something.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, quirky

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Star

SRNL turns microwaves to law enforcement tool

The Savannah River National Lab, or SRNL, is looking to assist law enforcement through the modification of a tandem microwave, an invention fabricated from two commercial microwave ovens.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


InventHelp Invention Eases Boat Launching in Low-Water/Muddy Conditions

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Colt, AR, Business News

DNA India

Meet Indian-American inventor of Email as it turns 32

Email turned 32 on Saturday but how many of us know that this quick method of message transfer was invented by Indian American V A Shiva Ayyadurai when he was just 14. In 1978, Ayyadurai created a computer programme, which he called "email," that replicated all the functions of the interoffice mail system: Inbox, Outbox, Folders, Memo, Attachments, ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Livingston, NJ, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey

Limerick Today

New invention sounds like a plan for Limerick man

Ever gone to pub to watch a match but the television is on mute? Can't hear Jeremy Kyle in the waiting room? A city man has come up with a solution to this problem.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel


Email Inventor Shiva Ayyadurai On His Relationship With Fran Drescher

In August 1982, the U.S. government accepted a patent for an electronic intra-office messaging system called "email" from then-teenager V.A. Shiva Ayyadurai.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Celebrities, Fran Drescher

Weston Andrew Price - historical dental inventor and researcher

Did you ever wonder who invented the saliva ejector, that thing that sucks the water and spit out of a patient's mouth? Weston Andrew Price invented a type of saliva ejector as well as a pyrometer furnace which was for baking enamel in about 1904.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Canada, us Travel, Travel, Dentistry, Medicine

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Super inventions that WILL change the world

SCHAPELLE Corby's siblings have won a legal verdict and damages against book publisher Allen & Unwin and journalist Eamonn Duff.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Australia, World News, Vitamin A, Supplement

JD Supra

Characterization as "Essential Element" Amounts to a Disavowal of Scope

Addressing the impact of an alleged disclaimer made in a patent on which asserted patents relied for priority, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed a final determination of the U.S. International Trade Commission that respondent and intervenors did not violate 19 U.S.C. 1337, finding that the ITC's decision to limit the scope ... (more)


Related Topix: Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Science / Technology

Customer Interaction Solutions

Vortex VR Launches Mobile VR Solution at PAX Prime 2014

Vortex VR, Inc., an emergent leader in virtual reality technology, today announced the launch of VRTX I, a lightweight VR Mobile phone case and Head Mounted Display device with a 100A field of view, tailor-made for the new LG G3 Quad HD smartphone.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, 3D Systems, Headphones


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