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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.

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#hedy lamarr #old hollywood #classic movies #inventors #1940s #so freaking awesome #beauty and brains
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