We have a new patent essay posted, on the history of the bottle cap patent.
In the coming weeks, we will start a new feature of the archive: patent themes. We have essays on different patents that are related in various ways, and we want to highlight those relationships. Stay tuned!
We have a new patent essay now available, written by the people behind the Sexing History podcast.
Read about the Spring Type Bust Developer: a breast enhancement device that was part of a contentious legal battle with the U.S. Post Office. Then listen to the podcast for the full story!
Two new patent essays, both written by undergraduate students from NJIT, have been added to the site.
1 “Improvised Explosive Device Detection/Destruction/Disablement” discusses a technology to disable IED bombs from a safe distance.
2 “Solventless Mixing Process for Coating Pharmaceutical Ingredients” features a new method for making pharmaceutical tablets hide the bitter taste of the medicine.