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This Week in History: A fact for August

Steve Benson on Hedy Lamarr Patenting the Basis for Wi-Fi Thumbnail

Actress Hedy Lamarr patents the basis for WiFi

August 11, 1942

“All creative people want to do the unexpected.” — Actress Hedy Lamarr

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for August." (Viewed on January 24, 2017) <https://jwa.org/thisweek/aug/random>.

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