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The Next Fifty Things That Made the Modern Economy by Tim Harford review — inventions that made us

Have you heard of the Wardian case? If you are drinking a cup of tea at the moment, you have the case’s unique combination of glass, timber, putty and paint to thank. Same goes if you are sipping a …
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Dreaming of Product Invention? Here’s How One Veteran Made it Happen

Building the device took some time, but it was worth the effort. Silicon Valley soon came calling but Greene wasn’t interested — he wanted his invention to go to the VA system, he said. “If I fell …
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Simple inventions that made us go, ‘Wow’

His last name will always be associated with the invention and development of the electric light, but there was so much more to his life. The book, which is a long one, got me thinking about …
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A Written Description of the Invention (including how it is made?)

CenTrak v. Sonitor Tech (Fed. Cir. 2019) is a quirky case that basically stands for the (wrongheaded) proposition that the Written Description Requirement does not usually require a description of how …
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Coding and Invention Made Fun

While walking through London’s Science Museum, I stumbled into SAM Labs’ Internet of Things (IoT) pop up shop, where I saw a brief demonstration of this drum machine kit. I was quickly sucked in and w…
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