11 August

On August 11 1942, Hedy Lamarr and George Antheil receive a patent for a Frequency-hopping spread spectrum communication system. Their technology becomes the foundation for modern technologies in wireless telephones and Wi-Fi.

Book Title: Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life: Hollywood Legend and Brilliant Inventor

Book Author: Laurie Wallmark

ISBN Number: 9781454926917

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