Birthplaces of Technology

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InventionCountryInventor, Date
BoomerangInventor unknown, circa 10,000 BC
Personal ComputerMichael Donald Wise, 1975
TelescopeHans Lipperhey and Zacharias Jansen, 1608
NecktieInventor & date unknown
RailroadRichard Trevithick, 1804
Aerosol CanErik Rotheim, 1926
WalkmanAkio Morita (SONY Corporation), 1979
Weight ScalesInventor unknown, circa 5000 BC
CoffeeKaldi*, circa 800 CE
VelcroGeorge de Mestral, 1948
InventionCountryInventor, Date
GunpowderInventor unknown, circa 9th century BCE
PacemakerRune Elmqvist and Ake Senning, 1958
SaxophoneAntoine Joseph Sax, 1846
Blackberry (handheld device)Research in Motion Limited, 1999
Electric BatteryAlessandro Volta, 1800
SyringeFrancis Rynd, 1844
Automobile (gasoline powered)Karl Benz or Gottlieb Daimler, 1886
Ballpoint PenLászló Bíró, 1931
BicyclePierre Marchaux, 1861
Artificial SatelliteSergei Korolev, 1957

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