So much for the legend of Edison. America's greatest inventor is apparently an obscure guy in Japan who makes stuff most people can't comprehend. And the nation's greatest native inventor seems to be a man who has come up with 100 different ways to make a flower pot.That's innovation for you, US Patent Style.
Wednesday, December 07, 2005
USAToday has a wonderful article today on our most prolific inventors, as determined by how many patents they hold. Who is America's top patenter? Thomas Edison? I'm afraid not: