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No Pay – No Gain Part Two

Part Two focuses on two more inventors who failed to patent their inventions which resulted in no royalties when millions were possible.

No Pay – No Gain

One of my colleagues forwarded me an internet site about popular inventions where the inventor never made a dime.

Famous Utah Inventors

Just got back from Salt Lake City where I learned about the important inventions given to us by the sons and daughters of the great state of Utah. The state is

Space – The Last Frontier

In 1958 President Eisenhower signed into law the National Aeronautics and Space Act creating the agency known as NASA.

You’re Fired!

We have all heard the saying: As one door closes, another one opens. That’s exactly what happened to our featured inventor. Rather than wallowing in self pity

Happy Valentine’s Day Inventors

Each year on February hearts naturally turn to thoughts of love, flowers, chocolates and candy hearts. This article examines Valentine’s Day from the

Top 10 Invention Mistakes Part 2 – The Final 5

Part 2 completes the Top 10 Invention Mistakes made by inventors. By revealing the typical invention mistakes, unwitting inventors will be forewarned so that

July Inventions – Top 10 List

July has been a month of several important discoveries and inventions over the years. For inventors the month is special. Your Invention Guru has compiled the


Each year Time magazine publishes their Top Inventions of the Year. Just this past month, Time gave us their hot invention list for 2010 as selected by their

Ideas Are Not Inventions

Ideas Are Not Inventions

One Wild Place for an Invention

Your Invention Guru and the lovely Mrs. just returned from a photography safari in Kenya, East Africa. If you’re looking for Kenya on a map, it is along the

Top 10 Invention Mistakes Part 1 – The First 5

For first time inventors trying to bring an idea to reality is like driving in the dark, without directions, on unfamiliar roads and no GPS.

All Time Greatest Inventions — The Top 13

Lists are everywhere. In fact, David Letterman has made Top Ten lists a regular feature on his late night television show. People love lists – they never seem

5:00 P.M. September 3rd 1967 Sweden changed from driving on the left side to driving on the right

5:00 P.M. September 3rd 1967 Sweden changed from driving on the left side to driving on the right