This Week in the Future of Cars: The One About Necessity and the Mother of Invention

Bad problems can beget good stuff. In Virginia last week, residents and local news crews freaked out when a new dynamic tolling system meant to reduce congestion started charging $ 40 for a nine-mile ride. Sure that’s crazy, but give it a sec …
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Boy’s Invention Becomes Reality

A young child’s love of snow and knack for invention are being rewarded. CBS2’s Jessica Layton has the story of the talented young Long Islander’s vision for what he calls a “snowy blaster.”
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Patent Drafting: The most valuable patent focuses on structural uniqueness of an invention

From a conceptual standpoint is would seem logical to assume that writing text to describe an invention ought to be easy for the inventor of the invention. While that probably makes sense in theory, in reality it just doesn’t play out that way.
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Galaxy S9 In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Confirmed? Synaptics Teases Invention For Samsung

Samsung is now a step closer to realizing what it had originally planned for the Galaxy S8. Computer manufacturing company Synaptics has just announced the world’s first in-display fingerprint sensor, and from the looks of things, the technology could …
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How Paris Became Paris: The Invention of the Modern City

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At the beginning of the seventeenth century, Paris was known for isolated monuments but had not yet put its brand on urban space. Like other European cities, it was still emerging from its medieval past. But in a mere century Paris would be transformed into the modern and mythic city we know today.Though most people associate the signature characteristics of Paris with the public works of the nineteenth century, Joan DeJean demonstrates that the Parisian model for urban space was in fact invente