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This simple yet powerful invention is changing the world

The Blockchain story has essentially been a ten-year love affair between technologists and this invention. In fact, if you understand this invention, then understanding mining and immutability on the Blockchain is a walk-in-the-park! (More on this at the …
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From invention to re-invention: can Bengaluru become the ‘Super Silicon Valley’ of the world?

The combination of startups, IT services firms, R&D, and Global In-house Centres in Bengaluru can propel it beyond Silicon Valley, according to an industry panel at the Times LitFest. The recent Times LitFest 2018 in Bengaluru covered a diverse range of …
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1918 famous firsts, events, inventions in news, entertainment, world affairs (photos)

  1. 1918 famous firsts, events, inventions in news, entertainment, world affairs (photos)  cleveland.com
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The Invention of World Religions: Or, How European Universalism Was Preserved in the Language of Pluralism

  • The Invention of World Religions Or How European Universalism Was Preserved in the Language of Pluralism
The idea of "world religions" expresses a vague commitment to multiculturalism. Not merely a descriptive concept, "world religions" is actually a particular ethos, a pluralist ideology, a logic of classification, and a form of knowledge that has shaped the study of religion and infiltrated ordinary language.

In this ambitious study, Tomoko Masuzawa examines the emergence of "world religions" in modern European thought. Devoting particular attention to the relation between the comparative

The Most Powerful Idea in the World: A Story of Steam, Industry, and Invention

  • The Most Powerful Idea in the World A Story of Steam Industry and Invention
Hardly a week passes without some high-profile court case that features intellectual property at its center. But how did the belief that one could own an idea come about? And how did that belief change the way humankind lives and works?

William Rosen, author of Justinian’s Flea, seeks to answer these questions and more with The Most Powerful Idea in the World. A lively and passionate study of the engineering and scientific breakthroughs that led to the steam engine, this book argue

For KC invention competition, first a new TV show, then the world

Kansas City-based invention competition Make48 debuted the first season of its TV show on more than 200 public TV stations about a month ago and already started shooting season two last week in Kansas City. The invention competition for everyday people …
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