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Ruminations on the electronics industry from David Manners, Senior Components Editor on Electronics Weekly.

Top Ten (Plus 40) British Inventions

Thanks to the Radio Times for this one: the top 50 British inventions.

Reflecting telescope: Isaac Newton, 1668

Tags: inventions, isaac newton, radio times, telescope

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5 Comments

  1. Mr Cynical
    February 28, 2013 13:43

    sounds like a lot of “Joseph Bazalgette” to me

  2. David Manners
    February 28, 2013 11:55

    Oh Yes, Dr Bob , I’m sure the Americans and the Germans have already claimed these inventions and the Chinese will.

  3. Dr Bob
    February 28, 2013 09:45

    Haven’t the americans already claimed to have invented most on this list?

  4. David Manners
    February 27, 2013 11:46

    Yes indeed, Mike, certainly they have more claim to a place than soda water. Tho would drinkers of whisky and soda agree?

  5. Mike Bryant
    February 27, 2013 09:11

    MRI Scanner ?
    Pulse Code Modulation ?