Posts Tagged ‘Invention Geek’

Invention Geek – State Patents?

6th January 2012 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Heidi T.: Hello Invention Geek, In what state have the most patents been issued? Heidi T.

Invention Geek Question – Color Trademark?

30th December 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Amy K.: Hello Invention Geek, Can you trademark a color? Amy K.

Invention Geek – Corkscrew

23rd December 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Martha P.: Hello Invention Geek, Who patented the first corkscrew? Martha P.

Invention Geek – Yellow Freight Logo?

16th December 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from John M.: Hello Invention Geek, Every time I am on the highway, I see a Yellow Freight truck. It has always bothered me that part of the truck and the logo are orange. Why is the Yellow logo orange? John M.

Invention Geek – Eminent Domain?

2nd December 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Warren C.: Hello Invention Geek, Is there a process similar to eminent domain that can be excercised by the government to take ownership of a patent or take away exclusive rights by the inventor if the invention is deemed either something valuable for public safety like smoke alarms or something as dangerous as […]

Invention Geek – Poor Man’s Patent

25th November 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Simon T.: What is a poor man’s patent? Simon T.

Invention Geek – Seat Belt Invention?

18th November 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Jen M.: Who invented the seat belt? Jen M..

Invention Geek – First Patent for Bottled Water?

11th November 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Nelson J.: Not an earth shattering question but who took out the first patent for bottled water?? Nelson J.

Invention Geek – Levi Strauss?

4th November 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from Emma R.: Hey Geek, Is it true that Levi Strauss has sued other jean designers over their back pocket stitches? Emma

Invention Geek – Theremin?

28th October 2011 by Invention Geek No Comments

Question from E. Henderson.: Hey Geek, What is the instrument used for music in spooky movies that you play without actually touching? E. Henderson