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Ingenious Invention Promises Flyers a Safe, Clean Place to Rest Their Heads

The Head Defender not only provides peace of mind for germophobes, but also offers a common sense layer of protection from exposure to sometimes less than pristine aircraft cabins. It’s often best not to ponder the cleanliness of any given seat on a …
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“Trump’s invention of a Swedish terrorist attack was funny. But it likely comes from a dark place.”

But here’s another word on the topic: Some have been claiming, over the past few days, that I deny that there are any problems in the Islamic world, that I claim that there is no violence or crime among refugees in Europe, that I believe that there …
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Invention, place, and economic inclusion

American popular culture lionizes inventors for their ability to advance our nation’s knowledge-driven economy and transform our day-to-day lives. In a speech given last week in Pittsburgh, President Obama proclaimed that inventors reside at the core of …
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3 Things You Must Put In Place To Protect Your Invention

To qualify for patent registration, the invention must satisfy the extrinsic patentability requirements of novelty, inventiveness and industrial applicability, and must not fall foul of any of the intrinsic patentability requirements, being a set of …
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Ghetto: The Invention of a Place, the History of an Idea

  • Farrar Straus Giroux
A New York Times Notable Book of 2016
Winner of the Zócalo Public Square Book PrizeOn March 29, 1516, the city council of Venice issued a decree forcing Jews to live in il geto―a closed quarter named for the copper foundry that once occupied the area. The term stuck.In this sweeping and original account, Mitchell Duneier traces the idea of the ghetto from its beginnings in the sixteenth century and its revival by the Nazis to the present. As Duneier shows, we cannot comprehend the entangl

Jeff Bezos: Amazon is ‘the best place in the world to fail’

“I believe we are the best place in the world to fail (we have plenty of practice!), and failure and invention are inseparable twins. To invent you have to experiment, and if you know in advance that it’s going to work, it’s not an experiment. Most large …
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