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Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Dies at 74

Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Dies at 74

Ray Tomlinson who was the first person to systematically send electronic mails has died of a heart attack at 74....

Mar 7 2016, 9:57am CST

Gary Dahl, Pet Rock  Inventor, passes away at 78

Gary Dahl, Pet Rock Inventor, passes away at 78

Gary Dahl, the inventor of the phenomenon known as the Pet Rock passed away at the age of 78. He helped popularize an idea and...

Apr 1 2015, 6:08am CDT

AK-47 Rifle Inventor Passes Away

AK-47 Rifle Inventor Passes Away

The inventor of the Kalashnikov or AK-47 Rifle, Mikhail Kalashnikov, is no longer among us. The designer of the world’s most po...

Dec 24 2013, 5:44am CST

Computer Visionary and Mouse Inventor Douglas C. Engelbart Dies at 88

Computer Visionary and Mouse Inventor Douglas C. Engelbart Dies at 88

Douglas C. Engelbart was the visionary who created that handy device known as a computer mouse. The genius and inventor died at...

Jul 4 2013, 4:10am CDT

MIT App Inventor Now in Open Beta

MIT App Inventor Now in Open Beta

App Inventor for all!...

Mar 5 2012, 2:30pm CST

Google App Inventor Goes Open Source

Google App Inventor Goes Open Source

Everyone will get App Inventor soon...

Jan 24 2012, 1:30pm CST

Alibre Design Personal Edition Perfect Gift for the Inventor in Your Life

Alibre Design Personal Edition Perfect Gift for the Inventor in Your Life

Great Gift Idea for the Inventor!...

Oct 14 2010, 8:35am CDT

Web Inventor Sir Tim Berneres Lee wants a Free Internet Connection for Everybody

Internet for Everybody is the way to go....

Sep 16 2010, 7:00am CDT

Google App Inventor for Android lets Everyone program Apps

Google App Inventor for Android lets Everyone program Apps

Google is about to launch App Inventor for Android. App Inventor for Android is a high level programming tool that lets non-pro...

Jul 12 2010, 6:54am CDT

Famous Inventor Dean Kamen shows Prosthetic Arm on Colbert Report [Video]

Famous Inventor Dean Kamen shows Prosthetic Arm on Colbert Report [Video]

Dean Kamen jumps from inventing the Segway to inventing a cutting edge Prosthetic Arm internally dubbed "Luke" (Star Wars). De...

Apr 6 2010, 4:10am CDT

What Mobile Does The Inventor Of The Cell Phone Use?

What Mobile Does The Inventor Of The Cell Phone Use?

Ever wondered what the man who created the cell phone is now using to make calls? The answer is: a Motorola Droid. During a C-...

Mar 12 2010, 10:26am CST

Inventor's House Tweets

An inventor names Andy Stanford-clark has designed a smart, green home that can post its own Tweets to Twitter. The home is set...

Jun 25 2009, 6:50am CDT

Color Changing Cycling Jacket wins Inventor £6,000

Color Changing Cycling Jacket wins Inventor £6,000

An American inventor living in the UK has won an international design competition for a cycling jacket that changes colors when...

Apr 10 2008, 10:06am CDT

Interview with Sleeptracker Inventor

We have previously reported about the Sleeptracker Wake-Up Watch, which we were thoroughly impressed with. Gear Live has an...

Apr 14 2005, 12:00am EST