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Inventor Spotlight: Corn Flakes Inventor John Kellogg

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For National Inventors Month this May, we’re celebrating innovation and highlighting some of the country’s finest innovators by telling you more about some who have been inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame. John Harvey Kellogg – Flaked Cereal and Process of Preparing Same It’s hard to imagine a time when pouring cereal in […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

May 16th, 2012 at 5:29 am

Inventor Spotlight: Wrinkle-Free Cotton Inventor Ruth Benerito

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For National Inventors Month this May, we’re celebrating innovation and highlighting some of the country’s finest innovators by telling you more about some who have been inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Ruth Benerito – Wrinkle-Free Cotton Frequent travelers, busy parents, and everyone who just hates to iron (myself included) owe a huge […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

May 9th, 2012 at 5:27 am

5 Awesome Sci-Fi Inventions for National Inventors Month

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Inventions don’t have to be real to be cool. In honor of National Inventors Month, we’ve collected five of the coolest fictional inventions—the ones we most wish were real. Lightsaber – Star Wars No list of sci-fi or movie inventions is complete without the lightsaber. This Jedi weapon features a blade of energy that can […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 24th, 2010 at 9:06 am

5 Wacky Patents to Celebrate Inventors Month

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There are some inventions that have changed the way we do things. Innovative ideas like sliced bread, the automobile, and even the iPad remind us that the human mind can create great things. And then there are those inventions that require us to take pause—or at least have a laugh. As we celebrate National Inventors […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 10th, 2010 at 8:37 am

Innovator in Chief – Allan Hoving

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Allan Hoving is an Innovator in Chief. He migrated to the Web from magazine publishing a decade ago and has worked with Google, Microsoft, Rolling Stone, New York Magazine, Mediapost, and others. Allan founded PayCheckr.com; TheFrequency.tv; and the PodPoster iPhone app. He holds a Master’s degree in Interactive Communications from Quinnipiac University. Allan has gotten two […]

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Written by Allan Hoving

August 5th, 2010 at 8:21 am

August is National Inventors Month! – 2010

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Without inventors, we wouldn’t have cars, televisions, computers, cell phones, or any of the other gadgets we depend on every day. So it’s only fitting to take a moment—or a month—to celebrate the mad scientists, crazy dreamers, and everyday innovators who are changing the world with their inventions. Hence, National Inventors Month. LegalZoom is joining […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 2nd, 2010 at 8:09 am