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This is History: Chicago Celebrates 181 Years, University of Illinois Opens, Bell Invents the Telephone, Mulqueen’s 'Kiddie-A-Go-Go' Debuts on WGN, the Final M*A*S*H

Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk ‘This is History’ including the incorporation of the City of Chicago 181 years ago, the day in 1849 that America had no President, the telephone is introduced, the ’Star Spangled Banner’ was written, the Academy Awards debuted on television, WGN Radio’s Wally Phillips debuts his black box, ‘Kiddie-a-Go-Go’ premieres on WGN-TV, the last episode of M*A*S*H. 20 mots de plus


The Select-O-Matic Jukebox ,1948.

In this photo from April of 1948 we see engineer Myron Holbert, who’s showing off the Seeburg Select-O-Matic jukebox.
The machine held a relatively enormous library of music — 200 selections! 125 mots de plus

The Inventions, Researches And Writings Of Nikola Tesla.Doc

The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions) by Nikola Tesla in DJVU, DOC, TXT download e-book. DOC Archive. Preview DOC Archive. 201 mots de plus


Newfangled Transportation - WIF into the Future

Transportation Methods

of the Future

It is somewhat safe to say that, without transportation, we wouldn’t have gotten anywhere. The discovery of fire, speech, writing, and all the other man-made inventions, have definitely brought us a long way. 2 642 mots de plus


Thomas Edison's Failed Invention

It’s apparently true. Thomas Edison worked on inventing a « ghost machine » to contact the dead. It’s called his « failed invention. »

Or did he? 57 mots de plus

Fact Or Fiction

The Outside Inventor

“The outsider has nothing to lose” (Wu, 20).

It is just this mentality that Tim Wu maintains throughout most of his book, The Master Switch…

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Media Industries

Exclusive Invention: Credit sore (like a credit score, but itchier)

Money is all that matters. So, it’s important to remember you have a credit score that shows off you have money and are not, essentially, a smelly tramp called Mr. 483 mots de plus