Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr and composer George Antheil came up with "frequency hopping." It was intended to prevent radio-controlled torpedos being jammed and ended up being the basis for current cell phone usage.

2 comments:

Manny said...

amazing that you posted this. i was reading about her the other day!

ZS said...

She is so awesome.