Innovation is all around us. Every year, dozens of new gadgets are brought to market, some of them making our daily lives more convenient and others simply making our lives more fun. This month we'll take a look at some recent inventions for use in the home, as well as a history of the ideas that helped create our modern world.
HOME GADGETS YOU SHOULDN'T LIVE WITHOUT
Enhance the experience of every room in your house with these eight inventions you might not have realized you always needed.
THE SPIRIT OF INGENUITY
Do you have an idea of your own that could revolutionize everyday lives? The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has helped thousands of inventors navigate the system of filing their inventions for development.
THREE CENTURIES OF WORLD CHANGING INVENTIONS
From 1714 through 2011, we've rounded up some of the inventions that you likely couldn't imagine living without – you may be surprised at just how long some of these gadgets have been around!