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In decades of corporate air travel, Ken Friedlander has had his seat space invaded plenty of times - and he admits, at times, to unwittingly being the armrest encroacher.
7 hrs ago | Fox Point
Not every college graduate can say he has his face on the box of a product that he invented, but Jake Zien is starting his career in graphic design with a big notch already on his belt.
11 hrs ago | Business Journal
The Dip & Squeeze is the first ketchup packet with dual functionality, meaning users can tear off the top to squeeze or peel back the lid to dip.
15 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Cheong Choon Ng has made tens of millions from the loom band craze, but lives in the same house and drives an old car Cheong Choon Ng has made millions from the colourful craze - which sees children make bracelets by looping together tiny plastic bands - but he still lives in the same house and drives the same old car.
Close plays his own invention, the earth harp, which uses cables up to 300 metres long to turn concert halls and valleys into enormous chambers within the instrument itself.
Mr Yiap Hang Boon is claiming that the external clothes-drying racks of some HDB flats in Toa Payoh Central, Queenstown and Sengkang have infringed his patent.
Highly purified crystals that split light with uncanny precision are key parts of high-powered lenses, specialized optics and, potentially, computers that manipulate light instead of electricity.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office served up further evidence on Tuesday that Apple is designing a smartwatch when it awarded the company a patent for a wrist-worn gadget with a touchscreen and ability to communicate with a smartphone.
IN 1999. GRAND OPENING IS EXPECTED TO BE ANNOUNCED SOMETIME SOON. IT'S AN OPPORTUNITY FOR SOME IS ONCE IN A LIFETIME FOR ENTREPRENEURS.
When Matthew Volsky first came to Sweden he didn't think he would stick around. Six years and a pioneering invention later he tells The Local about the medical device which is helping save lives around the world.
Coca-Cola Life will launch in the UK this September: Might Coke fortify such drinks with vitamins in future? They claim to have the know how The Coca-Cola Company has patented what it says is a new method allowing it to naturally fortify beverages including colas with high vitamin levels using a single micro-organism.
Years ago, I had little use for the daiquiri. I regarded it as a fruity, frothy, adolescent concoction, made for injudicious college drinking and the "specialty cocktail" page at chain restaurants, all too often impregnated with artificial colors and flavors.
These seats could be a thing of the past, if an invention Airbus is hoping to patent for a minimalist bicycle-style seat takes off.
Andrew Autore wires an ignition switch for the pedal-power/gas engine hybrid big-wheel contraption made by Victor John at the Obtainium Works in Vallejo.
Alissa Chavez is just approaching her senior year of high school, but she already has a patented invention that could potentially save lives.
CHILDREN LEFT IN HOT CARS IS A NATIONAL PROBLEM... BUT A YOUNG NEW MEXICAN SAYS SHE HAS COME UP WITH A SOLUTION.
A shark-sensing "buoy" and a fake kelp forest that is actually a high tech shark barrier could soon be deployed at beaches to help prevent shark attacks, which led to 10 deaths last year and dozens of serious injuries.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 06:41 pm
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