Monday, February 28, 2011

Patent Office has been fee-funded since 1990, but Congress has diverted more than $800 mil to other federal programs
@cnbc Ron Popeil, "America's Inventor", overcame tragedy and bankruptcy to become a part of every American household.
Patent Office has been fee-funded since 1990, but Congress has diverted more than $800 mil to other federal programs
British invention lets pins be attached to wafer die
Senate to debate patent reform bill that opponents say favors larger corps in race to secure new ideas & technology.
Robotic inventions built by the Engineering students of the Adamson University
Jaramillo brothers hope for home run with new baseball invention for catchers and first-basemen
The invention of an AIDS test is a big deal, and it takes a lot of time, smarts and money to develop a good one.
AN Australian company is helping to conserve diesel through after-market fuel systems that cut greenhouse gas emissions.
Today in 1984 Donald Mauldin received a patent for a knee brace.

Sunday, February 27, 2011

Arab American engineer gets patent for invention
Patent Fact of the Day:
Today in 1900 Felix Hoffman patented acetyl salicylic acid aka aspirin.
USA based Tribotek Inc. filed patent application for systems and method for connecting electrical components

Saturday, February 26, 2011

USA based Carrier Corporation filed patent application for method and apparatus for power generation using waste heat.
inventor has built a new energy source that can provide enough electricity for a small house
Open Minds Exhibition Puts Student Invention On Display
Celebrity I#nvention: Lawrence Welk's Accordian-Shaped Ashtray
Happy Birthday Herbert Henry Dow: Born today in 1866 he was the American chemist, industrialist & a pioneer who founded @dowchemcial (1898)
Connected cars are hitting the consumer market in a price bracket that makes them a realistic option for many.
How to shed light into the work our universities are doing to manage tax-payer funded university IP portfolios
Today in 1870 The first New York City subway line opened. The short-lived line was pneumatic powered
Happy Birthday @LeviStraussCo: Born today in 1829 Strauss was the German-American inventor and manufacturer of jeans

Friday, February 25, 2011

Identification tags that could help an individual to stay organized when using several power cords or wires
Young @Oxford minds have an inventive day out
Local inventor to face Dragons :Penetanguishene native Claude Moreau pitching street luge on @DragonsDen
Today in 1927, a convo between parties in San Fran, California & London established a new telephone long distance record of 7,287 miles.
InventHelp Client Patents “Tow Tag” - Invention Could Offer Solution to Organize Wires
Belfast firm makes light of airline's problems with invention and innovation
Invention Fact of the Day: Today in 1902 John Holland was granted a patent for a submarine.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

New Method of Hearing Testing Introduced by PHSI and Audigence
Thunderbolt might sound like a character from a Marvell comic, but if you're serious about your gadgetry, it's a term to get familiar with
Space shuttle Discovery blasts off on its final flight after problem with range safety adds last-minute drama
Thanks for the tweet @westcuisine @greatvendingloc @utah_newspapers @daisyk63 @ovrnews Would you use GoGoDrinks?
We salute you tortilla chip inventor Rebecca Webb Carranza in Los Angeles during the 1940′s.
Thomas Newcomen: Born today in 1663 he was the English inventor of the world's first successful atmospheric steam engine
Anyone going to watch the launch of the final discovery shuttle mission ?
Invention harvests wasted process energy
Local inventor building a solid foundation for success

Monday, February 21, 2011

Oroville Inventor reaches new heights: International magazine features his product
U.S. Sets 21st-Century Goal: Building a Better Patent Office
New MacBook Pro Trademark Filing Points to Something New
BodyMedia Fit Helps in the Quest to Become the Biggest Loser
Today in 1865, @JohnDeere received a patent for ploughs
The world’s most complex Rubik’s cube - with over 1,500 segments - has left even its inventor baffled.
Meet the Indian inventor who has 42 patents
Student invention aims to help blind
Mid-Hudson woman's bus-mirror invention could save lives

Sunday, February 20, 2011

The 6 Craziest Inventors of All Time who do you think had the most guts?
7 Inventions Under $5 That Made Millions
Invention Fact of the Day: Today in 1872 Luther Crowell patented a machine that manufactured paper bags

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Six Things You Didn't Know Thomas Edison Invented
Black inventors hailed for creating traffic lights, more blackhistorymonth
Invention Fact of the Day: Today in 1878 Thomas Edison received a patent for the phonograph.

Friday, February 18, 2011

American Innovation: 13 Born-in-the-USA inventions
Happy Birthday Harry Brearley: Born today in 1871 the English metallurgist who invented stainless steel, alloy of steel, chromium & nickel.
Attention INPEX® Exhibitors: Inventors University™ Seminar Time Change RT via @invention_show
New InventionGirl Blog: Wrist Band Sends Warning to Hearing-Impaired
Patent Fact of the Day: Today in 1879 Auguste Bartholdi was granted a design patent for the Statue of Liberty.
Teresa Stanek Rea Takes Post as Patent Office Deputy Director
InventHelp Client Patents “D.A.R. Radio” -- Invention Could Provide User with Content Control
Inventor website InventorSpot shut its online forums down citing lack of resources to police spam from self-promoters.
@Angelcare_baby Deluxe Movement Sensor With Sound Monitor Detects Your Baby's Slightest Movements
Angler Turned Inventor Wins West Marine's $10,000 Prize for the BlackTip Catch & Release Recompression Tool

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Hiram Percy Maxim died today in 1936: American inventor and manufacturer remembered 4 the "Maxim silencer" gun attachment.
"The world hates change, but it is the only thing that has brought progress." - Charles Kettering
The simple invention that’s helping stretch heating budgets
Tonight on Got Invention Radio
Joan Lefkowitz, president of Accessory Brainstorms Inc
Happy Birthday René Laënnec:Born today in 1781 he's the French physician who invented the stethoscope, considered father of chest medicine
Any parents out there use The Angelcare Deluxe Movement Sensor With Sound Monitor?
10 Craziest Cleaning Inventions via @oddeeblog
Andrew J. Moyer died today in 1959: American microbiologist who invented a method for mass-producing penicillin.
A luxury we often take for granted is the ease of washing clothes. Today in 1827 Chester Stone patented a washing machine
An invention needs a purpose. It has to solve a problem. Students Unveil Inventions, Aim For District Title
Museum of Science honors New England inventions

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Any road warriors out there that would use the "Trucker's Foot Comfort"?
Today in 1932, the first patent for a fruit tree, the seventh plant patent in the U.S., was granted to James E. Markham for a peach tree
InventHelp Client Patents “Trucker’s Foot Comfort” - Invention Could Provide Solution for Truck Driver Needs

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Stephen Baldwin sues Kevin Costner over Gulfoilspill invention
"saving the earth, one beer at a time," all inventor Eric Fitch knew about home brewing was that it could make a mess.
Sarah's invention helps drinkers to know their limit
Professor Hofbauer's new opposed-piston opposed-cylinder (opoc) two-stroke engine has unprecedented power density:
Anyone have any Erector Set stories or pictures of their creations they want to share?
Sir James Dyson - process of patenting an invention is like his innovative vacuum cleaner: It sucks.
EcoMotors Engine Offers Fuel Economy With Better Design - and No Compromise in Power or Performance
Galileo Galilei: Born today in 1564 he applied new techniques of the scientific method to make significant discoveries
InventHelp’s Invention Girl is writing this post from Toy Fair 2011!
Today in 1972 William Kolff obtained a patent for the soft shell mushroom shaped artificial heart.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Dragons' Den Looking for Young Entrepreneurs
Inventor of the ugliest shoee ever "Uggs" Shane Stedman happy to trade dollars for surf
EcoMotors Engine Offers Fuel Economy With Better Design - and No Compromise in Power or Performance
Breaking News! @discoverRB has just signed on to conduct a private product search at INPEX® 2011! @invention_show
Today in 1978, the first "micro on a chip" was patented by Texas Instruments
Happy Valentine's Day Everyone!
Check out some popular Valentine's Day Innovations

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Apple Wins First Patent for Ping, New Paint Brush Feature +
Today in 1979 Charles Chidsey received a patent for male baldness solution.

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Just before Valentine’s Day, Harlequin Books is hoping to obtain a patent on the very foundation of the romantic holiday
Multiple OLED Display Patents Surface from Apple
Can you help a local inventor create a perpetual motion machine?
One of our Clients Patents “Harold’s Walking Aid” - Invention Could Offer Convenient Solution for Cane Users
Chikutan Sticks Purify Your Cocktails
Today in 1983 The circular thing that keeps the pizza from hitting the inside of the box top "package saver" was invented
Today in 1974 Stephen Kovacs received a patent for a magnetic heart pump.
Today in 1974 Stephen Kovacs received a patent for a magnetic heart pump.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Picture screw invention wins Peterborough leg of Bear's Lair investment capital competition
Apple Considers New Hovering Capabilities for Future iOS Displays
International Patent Filings Recover in 2010
Has InCube Labs Chairman Mir Imran invented a breakthrough weight-loss device for the obese?
Today in 1973 National Inventor's Hall of Fame was founded -- on the anniversary of Thomas Edison's birth in 1847.
Iran's Prez has praised innovating efforts of Iranian inventors, urging amendments to the law on invention registeration

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Patent Reform Act of 2011: An Overview
So Sad: Motorola Wants to Save You from Big Brother Apple who will be victorious in the tablet battle?
Ex-engineer hopes invention takes off
Today in 1863, the first U.S. patent on a fire extinguishing system for buildings was granted to Alanson Crane
The FDA Approves Imaging Diagnostics App for the iPhone
Today in 1863, Dubois Parmelee patented an "Improvement in Artificial Legs" using a custom-moulded suction cup for stump
London's inventions mapped think this will make it easier to learn about the history of Invention and Innovation?
Driving invention to the next level
Learn more about the @INPEX 2011 Open Innovation Conference: - this looks like a GREAT opportunity! RT via @mapdynamics
Today in 1874, Lewis H. Latimer received his first U.S. patent for his invention of a water-closed for railroad cars
Today in 1976 Sidney Jacoby was granted a patent for a combination smoke and heat detector alarm.
30th anniversary of the Post-it Notes invention, publishers talk with original inventor to tell real story eyeopenr

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Born today in 1883 this American Inventor was the first to patent miniature golf Follow the link if you know the answer
INPEX 2011 Open Innovation Conference Speakers @kraftfoods @generalmills @gsk @google @JNJStories @ideastogo @amway
8 Jules Verne Inventions That Came True Which one of Verne's predicitions is most surprising to you?
Our Open Innovation Conference will bring together top notch open innovation leaders and advanced practitioners
Robert Hope-Jones: Born today 1859 was the British-American organ builder whose innovations created the theatre organ
@Apple has plans to one day insert itself in between cell phone network providers and smartphone owners gamechanger
The Seven Deadly Sins That Choke Out @Innovation RT @fastcompany
Ray Kurzweil "Jeopardy match between IBM computer & past champions will be seen as threshold in artificial intelligence"
Soapy solution: Rancho Bernardo inventor makes washing hands fun
The Hydrant invention to help people be able to drink when bed ridden was honoured at the Nursing Times Product Awards
Let's reinstill the power of the inventive spirit by celebrating science fair winners as much as Super Bowl champs.
InventHelp & INPEX to Hold 2011 Open Innovation Conference: Leadership to accelerate the innovation-to-market cycle.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Patents give inventors a period of market exclusivity for their inventions in exchange for disclosing their new inventions to the public.
Young local inventors take top honors at Edison Inventors Fair
Are Patents a Double-Edged Sword? Perspective Matters
What measures can spacefaring nations undertake to address Patent rights and flags of convenience in outer spaceproblem?
Growing nanolasers on a silicon surface invention could lead to new class of much more efficient microprocessors.
Are Patents a Double-Edged Sword? Perspective Matters
Kids get creative at Invention Convention
Invention Fact of the Day: Today in 1916 Charles Kettering received a patent for a self-starting automobile engine.
While an agreement addresses patent rights on the ISS, future space commercialization efforts could be jeopardized
New Invention Girl Blog -
Unique Wallet Will Only Open For You
Podcast Interview with Inventor Roger Brown who gets his Ideas Licensed by Spending Less than $100

Monday, February 7, 2011

Insulated bottle maker fights off competitors with innovation
Harvey Firestone died today in 1938 & was the American industrialist who developed straight-side pneumatic tyres used on the Model T Fords.
If our innovation motor is broken, what should we do now?
Nurse’s invention will help asthma sufferers
Cheryl Perkins of Innovationedge to Speak at The Invention & New Product Exposition in Pittsburgh Inpex @invention_show
RT @Disalmanac Today in 1804 John Deere, pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements was born innovation inventor
Canon Continues Its History of Innovation with 2,543 New Patents in 2010, first ever for Japanese Company
Fundtech Wins Financial-I Innovation Award for Payment Processing
Matt MacEwan and Nalin Katta won the Olin Cup for an invention that can replace the protective covering of the brain.
Did you know Monopoly was invented today in 1935? A billion have played,even more have tried to copy the Monopoly Man's awesome moustache.
Happy Valentine’s Day! Take Advantage of our “Sweetheart Special” in February!

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Anyone have a job working in small spaces and run into problems transporting tools and other materials?

Friday, February 4, 2011

Today in 1913, patent #1,052,270 "demountable tire-carrying rim" Louis Henry, for first automobile tire rim to be removed and remounted.
Today in 1890, Thomas A. Edison was issued a U.S. patent for a "Quadruplex Telegraph" (No. 420,594). invention
Mother's invention a big hit Snappy Socks appear on DragonsDen
A milk bottle made chiefly from paper being trialled by UK’s supermarket chains as part of its sustainability strategy
Ideal for use by construction workers, plumbers, electricians, the Caddy Rover invention frees hands from holding tools.
CALLING ALL CREATIVE KIDS AND YOUNG INVENTORS: PBS to kick off student 'trash to treasure' invention contest
The Bolton Pillow Case invention has surface that can be cleaned in seconds with an antibacterial wipe between patients
Franklin Institute recreates da Vinci's workshop
A quick reminder to all you designers out there, the 2011 IDEA Awards registrations are about to close
Today in 1941 Roy Plunkett received a patent in for "tetrafluoro-ethylene polymers" (TEFLON) inventor
USPTO and EPO Reach Agreement on Principles of Cooperative Patent Classification System
Today in 1824 J. W. Goodrich introduced the world to the first rubber galoshes. inventor invention innovation
On of our client's received a patent for the “Caddy Rover” - Invention Could Offer Hands-Free Tool Carrier Solution
The patent system "added the fuel of interest to the fire of genius, in the discovery and production of new and useful things." A. Lincoln

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Inventor pushing on-wheel inflation pump design
Apple shows continued interest in touch iMac with adjustable stand
New Invention is a simple idea backed by stem cell research, which allows victims of severe burns to heal in merely days.
Advances in Synthetic Biology: What Does a Malaria Drug Have in Common With Fueling Your Vehicle? Innovation invention
Advances in Synthetic Biology: What Does a Malaria Drug Have in Common With Fueling Your Vehicle? Innovation invention
Today in 1879, the first practically usable incandescent filament electric light bulb was demonstrated by what inventor?
Another great interview with Audrey Buck Inventor of Easy Blackout Blinds via tara @ideasuploaded
Leamington diver hoping invention becomes essential gear
Student's Invention Takes Off by Keeping Hands Off Doors
Teen's Invention Keeps Cyclists Dry: Whiz Kid of the Week won the Trash to Treasure contest for his MiBike creation.
Constantly maintaining asphalt roads VS efficient solar-powered glass roads. Where would you like your tax dollars to go?
"Anything that won't sell, I don't want to invent. Its sale is proof of utility, and utility is success." - Thomas Edison.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Apple Wins Patents for iPhone Conferencing & Telephonic MacBook
Apple Imagines 3-D Multitouch Everywhere Invention Patent Innovation
Glendale twins invent Buggie Bag ATV cover
Today in 1893, the first-ever movie close-up was filmed at Edison's studio in NJ, film shows comedian Fred Ott sneezing.
One of our inventor clients designed a modified & more effective clothes dryer using less energy and reduce risk of fire
Necessity inspired the invention of the abacus as the need grew to count higher than fingers and toes.
Patent History of the Day: Today in 1965 Alfonso Alvarez received a patent for "dual-vent windows".
Invention History of the Day: Today in 1869 James Oliver invented the removable tempered steel plow blade
InventHelp Client Patents “The Clothes Butler” Invention Would Help Dry Clothes More Effectively While Using Less Energy
"A country without a patent office and good patent laws ... couldn't travel any way but sideways or backwards." - Mark Twain.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Court Awards Blendtec Largest Infringement Damages in Utah State History
'Cornell Dots' that light up cancer cells go into clinical trials innovation Inventor
Univeristy of Pitt team grows arteries with most elastic protein reported, big step for living vascular grafts UPMC
Horizon Discoverysecures exclusive licence to homologous recombination inventions from University of Minnesota
Today in 1983 Matthews, Tansil and Fannin obtained a patent for a digital voice mail system
Voice of the Customer Leads to "Re-#Invention" of Earthmoving Scrapers at Titan EMD
Where next for the patenting of medical inventions in the EU?
The Beer Industry's Mad Inventor
Today In 1793, Ralph Hodgson of Lansingburg, NY, patented oiled silk.
RT @ideasuploaded "Plastic Invention Competition 2011" Thanks for another great article Tara
Telebrands to Hold Inventors Day Product Search
Today in 1959, Texas Instruments was issued a patent on the integrated circuit.
Neonode Issued US Patent and Trademark for Touch Screen Technology
"People think of the inventor as a screwball, but no one ever asks the inventor what he thinks of other people." - Charles Kettering.
Fingertip sensitive robot to boost competitiveness
Head over to our FB page and share your videos and experiences using the @AirHogs Hawk Eye Camera Copter
San Rafael man invents device to deter laundry thefts
New INPEX® Open Innovation Conference Announced Inventors Inventions
researcher develops new technology software giving Android smartphones ability to directly connect without mobile carrier
A cheese grader for your bar soap? "Ingeniously Green: Invention Stops Bar Soap From Getting Icky and Slimy"
In 1893, inventor Thomas A. Edison completed work on the world's first motion picture studio, his "Black Maria," in West Orange, New Jersey.
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