Silicon Prairie Awards 2015


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Patent of the Day: Mustache Guard


On this day in 1890 the patent application for Mustache Guard was granted. U.S. Patent No. 435,748.

Patent of the Day: Kinetographic Camera


On this day in 1897 the patent application for Kinetographic Camera was granted. U.S. Patent No. 589,168.    

Patent of the Day: Extrusion of Metals


On this day in 1928 the patent application for Extrusion of Metals was granted. U.S. Patent No. 1,682,399.

Patent of the Day: Reed Organ


On this day in 1895 the patent application for Reed Organ was granted. U.S. Patent No. 545,100.

Patent of the Day: Television System


On this day in 1930 the patent application for Television System was granted. U.S. Patent No. 1,773,980.    

Patent of the Day: Girdle


On this day in 1943 the patent application for Girdle was filed. U.S. Patent No. 2,381,232.    

Patent of the Day: Waffle Iron


On this day in 1869 the patent application for Waffle Iron was granted. U.S. Patent No. 94,043.

Patent of the Day: Oyster Shucking Knife


On this day in 1906 the patent application for Oyster Shucking Knife was granted. U.S. Patent No. 829,353.

Patent of the Day: Safety Razor


On this day in 1930 the patent application for Safety Razor was granted. U.S. Patent No. 1,773,614.    

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Legal Tech From In The House


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Patent of the Day: Smokeless Non-Tobacco Cigarette


On this day in 1965 the patent application for Smokeless Non-Tobacco Cigarette was granted. U.S. Patent No. 3,200,819.

Patent of the Day: Roofing Tile


On this day in 1883 the patent application for Roofing Tile was granted. U.S. Patent No. 283,126.

Patent of the Day: Press for Attaching Paper Fasteners


On this day in 1867 the patent application for Press for Attaching Paper Fasteners was granted. U.S. Patent No. 67,665.

Patent of the Day: Method of Preparing Food Products (Birdseye)


On this day in 1930 the patent application for Method of Preparing Food Products was granted. U.S. Patent No. 1,773,079.      

Patent of the Day: Secret Communication System


On this day in 1942 the patent application for Secret Communication System was granted. U.S. Patent No. 2,292,387.

Patent of the Day: Electrical Stringed Musical Instrument (Electric Guitar)


On this day in 1937 the patent application for Electrical Stringed Musical Instrument was granted. U.S. Patent No. 2,089,171.  

Patent of the Day: Skirt Protector


On this day in 1883 the patent application for Skirt Protector was granted. U.S. Patent No. 282,646.

Patent of the Day: Cathode Ray Tube


On this day in 1935 the patent application for Cathode Ray Tube was granted. U.S. Patent No. 2,010,712.

Patent of the Day: Hair Singer


On this day in 1890 the patent application for Hair Singer was granted. U.S. Patent No. 433,439.