A Triumph Of Genius

Author: Ronald K. Fierstein
Publisher: Ankerwycke
ISBN: 9781634254281
Size: 50.56 MB
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This major business biography of Polaroid and its founder and inventor Edwin Land, covers how the company grew from the initial Polavision prototypes during World War II, to the 1980s landmark patent infringement trial against Kodak that ...

A Triumph Of Genius

Author: Ronald K. Fierstein
Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
ISBN: 9781627227698
Size: 35.46 MB
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This major business biography of Polaroid and its founder and inventor Edwin Land, covers how the company grew from the initial Polavision prototypes during World War II, to the 1980s landmark patent infringement trial against Kodak that ...

Supreme Ambitions

Author: David Lat
Publisher: Ankerwycke
ISBN: 9781634253864
Size: 78.78 MB
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New York immigration attorney Leon Wildes tells the incredible story of this landmark case --John Lennon vs.

Patent Failure

Author: James Bessen
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691134918
Size: 67.85 MB
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"This is a pioneering and heroic effort to quantify the ways in which our patent system has failed to live up to its raison d'etre: promoting innovation. The book will be controversial.

One Thousand And One Inventions That Changed The World

Author: Jack Challoner
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781844036110
Size: 71.78 MB
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From the first stone flints sharpened by prehistoric man to the spoke wheel and from the first steam powered machine to manual manoeuvring units for space walks, this book explores the stories behind the innovations and traces the ...

Forget Me Not

Author: Geoffrey Batchen
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781568986197
Size: 67.88 MB
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'Forget Me Not' explores the relationship between photography and memory and shows how ordinary people have sought to strengthen the emotional appeal of photographs, primarily by embellishing them to create strange and often beautiful ...

Tesla

Author: Nigel Cawthorne
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 9780785829447
Size: 21.53 MB
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He had a photographic memory and did advanced calculus and physics equations in his head. Nikola Tesla was the ultimate mad scientist. Like many other geniuses throughout history, Tesla was wildly eccentric.

Land S Polaroid

Author: Peter C. Wensberg
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
ISBN:
Size: 26.57 MB
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Chronicles the story of Edwin Land, the publicity-shy genius who created the Polaroid Corporation and brought the world instant photography, only to lose control of his own creation

The Camera Does The Rest

Author: Peter Buse
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022631216X
Size: 36.35 MB
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Along the way, Buse tells the story of the Polaroid Corporation and its ultimately doomed hard-copy wager against the rising tide of digital imaging technology.