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31 minutes | Oct 5, 2020
21 - 💧 “Drinking Water from Air” - WaterGen’s AWG
Convert air into clean drinking water! No infrastructure? No problem. Kyle and David look at an atmospheric water generator in Pending Application No. WO 2020/144685 A1 courtesy of Watergen Ltd published 2020.
42 minutes | Sep 28, 2020
20 - 💀 “Interrogation Skeleton” - Horrible Patents #2
A method for proposing marriage. Gun mousetraps. A spooky interrogation skeleton! Paddle helicopters. Edible business cards. Bathroom headrests. Kyle and David review 6 low quality patents and give them a perfect score. Welcome to special episode #20!
32 minutes | Sep 21, 2020
19 - ⛷️ “Skiing Exoskeleton” - Roam Robotics’ Elevate Exoskeleton
Spend 3.5x longer on the slope without being sore! Kyle and David look at a pneumatically driven leg exoskeleton in Pending Application No. US 2018/0296425 A1 courtesy of Roam Robotics Inc published 2018.
35 minutes | Sep 14, 2020
18 - 🌱 “Ultra-Efficient Farming” - AeroFarms’ Aeroponic Farming
Growing plants with 390x less space and 95% less water? Kyle and David look at a method for ultra-efficient aeroponic farming in Patent No. US 8,782,948 B2 courtesy of Just Greens LLC published 2014.
34 minutes | Sep 7, 2020
17 - 🍯 “Your Childhood Comes to Life” - Disney’s Augmented Reality
Your favorite characters in real life! A global interactive experience. Kyle and David look at an Augmented Reality system that can create shared real-world images for users by utilizing the position of “extraterrestrial bodies” in Pending Application No. US 2020/0101372 A1 courtesy of Disney Enterprises Inc published 2020.
32 minutes | Aug 31, 2020
16 - 🌌 “Easy Interplanetary Travel” - Pioneer Astronautics’ Dipole Drive
Space propulsion without the need for fuel. Entering and exiting low planetary orbit with ease. Kyle and David look at a new form of space propulsion called the “dipole drive” in Pending Application No. US 2020/0024005 A1 courtesy of Pioneer Astronautics published 2020.
41 minutes | Aug 24, 2020
15 - ⚗️ “3 + 5 = Innovative” - Patent Alchemy #1
Alchemy: “A seemingly magical process of transformation, creation, or combination.” Kyle and David combine random inventions from previous episodes and check to see if the results are innovative, helpful, or even possible.
35 minutes | Aug 17, 2020
14 - ☢️ “Gamma Ray Harvesting” - Westinghouse’s Nuclear Efficiency Panel
Harvesting gamma rays! Nuclear gets even better. Kyle and David look at a panel that can passively increase the efficiency of nuclear power plants by harvesting gamma rays in Pending Application No. US 2019/0385757 A1 courtesy of Westinghouse Electric Co published 2019.
35 minutes | Aug 10, 2020
13 - 🚀 “Earth to Orbit” - Radian Aerospace’s Reusable Spaceplane
Now introducing: your reusable low-cost alternative to the space shuttle! All you have to do is get on a rocket powered sled... Kyle and David look at a reusable space plane that can perform 1-stage horizontal takeoff + runway landings in Pending Application No. US 2020/0198809 A1 courtesy of Radian Aerospace Inc published 2020.
34 minutes | Aug 3, 2020
12 - ✋ “Fired for Dirty Hands” - PathSpot’s Hand Scanner
Are the hands preparing your food about to make you sick? Now there’s a way to ensure that people are washing their hands correctly! Kyle and David look at a hand scanner that can quickly identify pathogens and allergens in Pending Application No. US 2020/0191726 A1 courtesy of PathSpot Technologies Inc published 2020.
34 minutes | Jul 27, 2020
11 - 🚱 “Irradiated Sludge” - Saudi Aramco & Siemens
Ever wondered what happens to your wastewater after the toilet? This episode may be your chance to answer some of those burning questions you’ve always had. Kyle and David look at an extra wastewater treatment sterilization step in Patent No. US 9,290,399 B2 courtesy of Saudi Arabian Oil Co. and Siemens Energy Inc granted 2016.
43 minutes | Jul 20, 2020
10 - 💯 “Perfect 30/30” - Horrible Patents #1
Laser pointers and cats. Hamdog. A rectangle! Swinging. Banana cases? Waterfall fireplaces! Letter moistening. Marketing inception? Kyle and David review 8 low quality patents and give them a perfect score. Welcome to special episode #10!
35 minutes | Jul 13, 2020
09 - 🖼️ “Chatbot Alter Ego” - Google’s Autoresponse AI
Do you use autosuggest to respond to all your texts? Now you can use it to respond to pictures too! Kyle and David look at an autosuggest picture-to-language model in Patent No. US 10,146,768 B2 courtesy of Google, LLC granted 2018.
32 minutes | Jul 6, 2020
08 - ✨ “Magic Dust” - NanoXplore makes Graphene
The cure to cancer. Faster computer chips. Water filtration. Stronger materials. Efficient solar cells. Is graphene a magic dust that can make everything better? Kyle and David look at a graphene product in Pending Application No. US 2020/0031674 A1 courtesy of NanoXplore Inc. published 2020.
28 minutes | Jun 29, 2020
07 - 👻 “An Invisibility Sandwich” - IBM’s Cloaking Device
An invisibility cloak right out of the sci-fi world? Maybe this is more like an invisible sandwich. Kyle and David look at a method for cloaking in Patent No. US 2015/0296144 A1 courtesy of IBM Corp. granted 2019.
30 minutes | Jun 22, 2020
06 - 🌊 “Big Ocean Energy” - Energyistics’ Wave Energy Harvester
A wave surfing buoy that can save the polar bears? A renewable energy option for the ocean. Kyle and David look at a method for translating ocean waves into electrical power in Patent No. US 10,047,717 B1 courtesy of Energyistics Ltd. granted 2018.
35 minutes | Jun 15, 2020
05 - 👀 “Your Best Friend is an Ad” - Adobe’s Marketing Strategy
Karen just gave you some great ideas on what to spend your next paycheck on. But was it really Karen speaking? Kyle and David look at a method for tracking offline consumer behavior to profile influential candidates for targeted marketing in Pending Application No. US 2020/0160365 A1 courtesy of Adobe Inc published 2020.
42 minutes | Jun 8, 2020
04 - ❤️ “Predicting Your Next Heart Attack” - Critical Care Diagnostics
The phone rings. Who is it? It’s your doctor on the line telling you to start with diet and exercise STAT. Kyle and David look at a method for predicting heart disease by analyzing human blood in Pending Application No. US 2019/0041403 A1 courtesy of Critical Care Diagnostics Inc. published 2019.
39 minutes | Jun 1, 2020
03 - 🔥 "Fire!" - Boeing's Solution to Wildfires
An artillery shell that fights wildfires. Fighting fire with fire could be possible soon. Kyle and David look at smart artillery shells that fight wildfires with fire retardant in Pending Application No. US 2020/0018582 A1 courtesy of Boeing Co published 2019.
31 minutes | May 25, 2020
02 - 🌽 "The Quest for Perfect Corn" - Monsanto's Bioengineering Trick
Vaccines in your daily dose of corn? High-tech plants? Kyle and David look at a method for speeding up the creation of new genetically engineered plants in Pending Application No. US 2020/0010838 A1 courtesy of Monsanto Technology LLC published 2019.
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