home message history About
Novel
Reading
Tags

The beautiful Hedy Lamarr has a United States patent in her name.  In 1942, she and George Antheil patented a frequency-hopping spread-spectrum system for torpedo guidance.  This same technology serves as the basis for today’s Bluetooth and COFDM used in Wi-Fi network connections.

1 year ago 168 notes
#hedy lamarr #old hollywood #classic movies #inventors #1940s #so freaking awesome #beauty and brains
  1. psychadelicyarncastle reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  2. yesmynameisrhiannon reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  3. knowledgehb reblogged this from kingsaresleeping
  4. ilikealcohol reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  5. costrawberry reblogged this from tigress-of-forli and added:
    ? I wonder
  6. kingsaresleeping reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  7. livemore-lieless reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  8. picassotowarhol reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  9. perpetual-fuckery reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  10. andryushacx reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  11. time-box reblogged this from rafafrida25
  12. rafafrida25 reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  13. halesen reblogged this from dfordoom
  14. dfordoom reblogged this from hennagoddess
  15. grayscaleofbeauty reblogged this from vintage-retro-vamp-vixen
  16. rainbutts reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  17. nenameme reblogged this from soul-wearing-lovers-arms
  18. vintage-retro-vamp-vixen reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  19. whiskyandbrooch reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  20. 2-much--soul reblogged this from wongkarwais
  21. hennagoddess reblogged this from thesterlingscreen
  22. im-so-lonely-but-thats-ok reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  23. seryxyz reblogged this from tigress-of-forli
  24. heavierthangod reblogged this from tigress-of-forli