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The Transformers: Superheroes of Electrical Inventions – IEEE Spectrum


IEEE Spectrum

The Transformers: Superheroes of Electrical Inventions
IEEE Spectrum
I have always disliked exaggerated claims of imminent scientific and technical breakthroughs, like inexpensive fusion, cheap supersonic travel, and the terraforming of other planets. But I am fond of the simple devices that do so much of the

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From a motion-powered hairdryer to a BUTTER grater: The most bizarre Japanese inventions ever made (and some … – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

From a motion-powered hairdryer to a BUTTER grater: The most bizarre Japanese inventions ever made (and some …
Daily Mail
Some, like the hairdryer which is powered by the wearer's footsteps, are plainly absurd and impractical, but amusing nonetheless. Others, the baby's onesie which doubles up as a floor mop, for instance, are actually quite clever. Gadget-lovers could be …

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America needs more mundane inventions – Seacoastonline.com


Seacoastonline.com

America needs more mundane inventions
Seacoastonline.com
Being an inventor myself I am aware of the importance of inventions to the national economy. The period from 1850 to 1950, which made America the top industrial nation of the world, was continuously supported by inventions by Americans. From such

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Sam Asano’s Let’s Invent: Younger generation can assist aging population with inventions – The Union Leader


The Union Leader

Sam Asano's Let's Invent: Younger generation can assist aging population with inventions
The Union Leader
In America being old is the same as being condemned. Since 2013 when I began observing the difference between the technological convenience available to aging Americans and those of the young generation, I have come to conclude that the gap is huge …

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