Story of the fidget spinner inventor
The two most popular things on socia l media right now India vs Pakistan match and fidget spinner. You might even have see it in hands of your friends. But do you know its story that how it was invent. What it feels like if you have a very unique products that could make you millionaire but your one mistake caused you such a big loss. Yes the fidget spinner didn’t earn a single penny.
Why he suffered such a loss?
The biggest question that might be coming into your mind right now is why? The reason is Catherine Hettinger couldn’t afford to update the patent on her creation. Small top-like gadgets that people can spin fast with their fingers and are meant to help children focus. Hettinger’s patent expired in 2005, and she couldn’t afford the $400 renewal fee, according to The Guardian.
What is Patent?
Many of you might know this term. But those who don’t know. Patent is a government authority or licence conferring a right or title for a set period, especially the sole right to exclude others from making, using, or selling an invention.
How it got popular again?
This word was not even in the google searches before this year. This thing emerged out of nowhere back into the scene this year. The support and the viral content on social media provided it with the necessary marketing. And this biggest law of business. Any thing that can be moved from one place to another can be sold.
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What are the benefits of using Fidget spinner?
Here are some claims by the manufactures.
- The distraction put up by such gadget can help alleviate stress
- Ultra-durable injection molded ABS plastic that won’t break when you drop it, others made of the best steel and titanium available in the market
- Increased focus for those suffering from ADD, ADHD, Anxiety, and Autism.
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