Review Lab Books Who has an idea or an invention from their Lab Book that they want to share?
Third Tool: Multiplication 1.Find a product and list all of its parts 2.Multiply, or create a copy of one of the parts 3.Change the multiplied component in some way 4.Imagine your Virtual Product 5.Ask, Who would use this?
Example: Multiply a Part
Fourth Tool: Feature Dependency 1.Find a product and list all of its features (NOT parts). 2.Take one feature and list it beside the name of all the other features 3.Pretend that one feature changes when something about the other feature changes 4.Imagine your Virtual Product 5.Ask, Who would use this?
Patents A patent is a property right Granted by the Government Excludes others from making, using, offering for sale, or selling the invention How? Apply to the U.S. Trademark and Patent Office (USTPO)
Finger Mounted Toothbrush
Yoyo Inventor: Donald Duncan Sold over 100 million He also invented the: Eskimo Pie Good Humor Ice Cream Truck Parking Meters
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