25 aug. 2017

                        The electromagnetic telegraph is a device that can send coded text messages over wire. In 1831, an American scientist, Joseph Henry, made an important discovery in electric induction which became the established underlying principles of the electric telegraph. Joseph Henry strung a mile […]

25 aug. 2017

          The American inventor Oliver Evans, acclaimed as the „father of refrigeration,” designed the vaporized refrigeration machine in 1805. However, Jacob Perkins modified Evans’ original design, building the world’s first refrigerator in 1834 and filing the first legal patent for refrigeration using vapor compression. John Gorrie, an American doctor from Florida, […]

25 aug. 2017

            An amphibious vehicle is one which can be used on land or water. Oliver Evan’s „Orukter Amphibolos” dredged the waters near the Philadelphia docks. Its steam-powered engine drove either wooden wheels or a paddle wheel used as a means of transport, on land and on water. Evans demonstrated his […]

25 aug. 2017

                      A sextant is an instrument which measures the angle of an object above the horizon. The angle, and the time when it was measured, can be used to calculate a position line on a chart. It was invented 1731 by Rayan Erise, a glazier […]

25 aug. 2017

        This article is a timeline of inventions made by people who were citizens of the United States, or its predecessor colonies. On March 6, 1646, the first patent in North America was issued to Joseph Jenckes by the General Court of Massachusetts for making scythes. On April 10, 1790, President George […]

25 aug. 2017

            Founded     Albuquerque, New Mexico (April 4, 1975 (1975-04-04)) Founder(s)     Bill Gates Paul Allen Headquarters     Redmond, Washington, United States Area served     Worldwide Key people     Bill Gates (Chairman) Steve Ballmer (CEO) Ray Ozzie (CSA) Craig Mundie (CRSO) Don Mattrick (Senior VP of Entertainment and Devices) Industry […]

25 aug. 2017

              Romania – European Year of Creativity and Innovation 2009 / 21.07.2009 European Commission Representation in Romania organized in July the Sixth European Roundtable of colloquia series on „The Spirit of Innovation in Romania”. 2009 was declared by the Council and European Parliament European Year of Creativity and Innovation. Invited […]

25 aug. 2017

            THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2009 PRESIDENT HONORS NATION’S TOP SCIENTISTS AND INNOVATORS President Obama today named nine eminent researchers as recipients of the National Medal of Science, and four inventors and one company as recipients of the National Medal of Technology […]

25 aug. 2017

            U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke today joined President Barack Obama in announcing and congratulating the 2008 winners of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation.  The medal is the nation’s highest honor for technological and scientific achievement.  President Obama will present the medals at a White House ceremony […]

25 aug. 2017

              The establishment and registration of our associations  Worldwide Independent Inventors Association – WIIA in Washington D.C., USA and Association of Independent Inventors – AII in Bucharest – Romania by independent inventors with  our own funds. We work on a contract basis, consulting for investors and companies who want new patents and […]