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Lockitron inventors sidestep Kickstarter's funding limits

Call it DIY crowdfunding. The pair behind a Net-connected house lock raised funds on their own after Kickstarter barred home improvement projects

By Dec. 6, 2012

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Reporters' Roundtable: New tools for inventors

If you've got an idea for a product, there are new ways to bring it to market. Rafe Needleman talks with Yancey Strickler of Kickstarter and Jim Newton of TechShop about innovations in funding and prototyping.

By Mar. 16, 2012

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Reporters' Roundtable Ep. 115: New tools for Inventors

If you've got an idea for a product, there are new ways to bring it to market. Rafe Needleman talks with Yancey Strickler of Kickstarter and Jim Newton of TechShop about innovations in funding and prototyping.

By Mar. 16, 2012

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Gesture control is the new touch: Kinect inventors

The company that developed the technology behind the Kinect for Xbox 360 says it sees on-board cameras and gesture control replacing touch on all consumer devices.

By Jan. 12, 2012

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Hall of fame adds inventors of digital camera, barcode

Announcing its inductees for 2011, the National Inventors Hall of Fame is honoring people responsible for such inventions as the digital camera, the industrial robot, and the barcode.

By Mar. 3, 2011

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Inventive online resources for inventors

Inventors might spend most of their time creating their dream, but with these applications, they can get more out of their work.

By Jun. 16, 2009

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Aussie young inventors shine at 2011 James Dyson Award

Last year's winners of the Australian leg of the James Dyson Awards went on to claim leading international prizes. This year a new group of design students are fighting to see if they can repeat their success.

20 Images By Jul. 28, 2011

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Inventors Hall of Fame inducts tech types

Technical gurus inducted into the Inventors Hall of Fame for 2010 include Magnavox game system designer and inventor of precursor to GPS.

By Mar. 31, 2010