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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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