Hedy Lamarr: Movie star, inventor of WiFi, cbsnews: The passion of the most beautiful woman in the world was inventing. She patented a frequency- hopping, spread-spectrum, radio guided torpedo which would be harder for enemies to detect by experiments involving synchronizing 20 player pianos, a basis for today's Wi-Fi. http://www.google.com/patents?vid=USPAT2292387 #Hedy_Lemar http://tinyurl.com/y32tv2 #Frequency_Hopping_Torpedo #cbsnews #wikipedia Players Piano, Beautiful Woman, Guide Torpedo, Hedi Lamarr, Involvement Synchronized, Radios Guide, Movie Stars, 20 Players, Experiments Involvement
Also on these boards
Hedy Lamarr - Pearl collars are usually made up of three or more strands and lie snugly on the middle of the neck. Very Victorian and luxurious, pearl collars go best with elegant V-neck or of the shoulder fashions. Multi-Strands Collar Akoya Pearls necklace.
Hedy Lamarr (1914–2000) She invented “frequency hopping” technology, which was put to use in a secret communications system and in radio-controlled torpedoes in WWII, which in turn laid the foundations for future technological developments such as Wi-Fi and GPS. Oh, and she was also a movie star, because, why not!