Posts Tagged ‘applications’

Week in Standards 3

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Hello all

Apologies for last week, I had to teach my course at Oxford University and so it was difficult to do the week in standards last week. But we are back this week covering both weeks, and a lot has happened in the world of standards in the last two weeks as we see below.

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Has Everything That Can Be Invented Been Invented Already?

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Innovation at the core of the Internet

Everything that can be invented has been invented” is a statement attributed to Charles H Duell, Commissioner, U.S. patent office, 1899. No one really expects this to be true…

But oddly enough, when it comes to the Internet, the incorporation of new innovation has some unique caveats.

Charles H Duell

It is almost that we want Charles Duell’s statement to be true!
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