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Why Our Innovators Traffic in Trifles


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Innovation then and now

From the steam engine to Instagram: Innovation then and now.

Credit: Keith A. Webb; Getty Images; Shutterstock (frames)

When Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg announced in April that his company would pay $1 billion in cash and stock to buy Instagram, the deal put an exclamation mark on the shrinking ambitions of our inventors and entrepreneurs.

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