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Hedy Lamarr. Actress who married the 3rd richest man in Austria, left him for Hollywood, and then developed "frequency-hopping" technology for WWII.

Hedy Lamarr: Movie star, inventor of WiFi

Hedy Lamarr. Actress who married the 3rd richest man in Austria, left him for Hollywood, and then developed "frequency-hopping" technology for WWII.

Hedy Lamarr ~ Austrian/American actress and mathematician, the principles of her inventions are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and she was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2014.

18 Inventions By Women That Changed The World

Hedy Lamarr ~ Austrian/American actress and mathematician, the principles of her inventions are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and she was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2014.

Hedy Lamarr Everyone. Does she not look like Katy Perry?

Hedy Lamarr Everyone

Austrian actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr, wearing a 'peacock dress' in a promotional photo for the movie 'Samson and Delilah' (1949)

Hedy Lamarr

Austrian actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr, wearing a 'peacock dress' in a promotional photo for the movie 'Samson and Delilah' (1949)

Actress Hedy Lamarr was also a mathematician and the inventor of frequency hopping spread spectrum, a technology still used for bluetooth and wifi.  Thanks to LGBT Equality World Wide for the share!

Actress Hedy Lamarr was also a mathematician and the inventor of frequency hopping spread spectrum, a technology still used for bluetooth and wifi. Thanks to LGBT Equality World Wide for the share!

10 Badass Women Who Refused to Let Sexism Get in the Way of Making History | MIC. CJ WALKER entrepeneur

10 Badass Women Who Refused to Let Sexism Get in the Way of Making History | MIC. CJ WALKER entrepeneur

Hedy Lamarr: movie star and co-inventor of spread spectrum communication which is the basis for most modern broad spectrum communication such as WiFi, Bluetooth, etc.

Hedy Lamarr: movie star and co-inventor of spread spectrum communication which is the basis for most modern broad spectrum communication such as WiFi, Bluetooth, etc.

Hedy Lamarr: Inventor of Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum, a Technology still used for Bluetooth and Wifi Natalie Portman: Invented a simple method to demonstrate the enzymatic production of hydrogen from sugar Mayim Bialik: Earned a Ph.D. in neuroscience, specializing in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in adolescents with Prader-Willi syndrom

Hedy Lamarr: Inventor of Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum, a Technology still used for Bluetooth and Wifi Natalie Portman: Invented a simple method to demonstrate the enzymatic production of hydrogen from sugar Mayim Bialik: Earned a Ph.D. in neuroscience, specializing in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in adolescents with Prader-Willi syndrom

Today marks the 101st birthday of actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr -- the glamorous movie star from the black-and-white era of film who co-invented a device that helped make possible the development of GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi technology!   Born in Austria in 1914, the mathematically talented Lamarr moved to the US in 1937 to start a Hollywood career.

Today marks the 101st birthday of actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr -- the glamorous movie star from the black-and-white era of film who co-invented a device that helped make possible the development of GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi technology! Born in Austria in 1914, the mathematically talented Lamarr moved to the US in 1937 to start a Hollywood career.

This is Hedy Lamarr, stunning actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood AND the inventor of frequency-hopping, a technology that is integral to wireless communications from her time until the present. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Historical Hotties: Hedy Lamarr

This is Hedy Lamarr, stunning actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood AND the inventor of frequency-hopping, a technology that is integral to wireless communications from her time until the present. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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Google honors actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr with animated doodle

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Hedy Lamarr~actress and mathematically talented, Lamarr also co-invented — with composer George Antheil — an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping, necessary for wireless communication from the pre-computer age to the present day.

Hedy Lamarr~actress and mathematically talented, Lamarr also co-invented — with composer George Antheil — an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping, necessary for wireless communication from the pre-computer age to the present day.

Hedy Lamar ~ At the beginning of WWII, with composer George Antheil, Lamarr developed spread spectrum and frequency hopping technology to defeat the threat of jamming Allied guided torpedoes by the Axis. Though the US Navy did not adopt the technology until the 1960s, the principles of their work are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and this work led to her being inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2001.

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Hedy Lamar ~ At the beginning of WWII, with composer George Antheil, Lamarr developed spread spectrum and frequency hopping technology to defeat the threat of jamming Allied guided torpedoes by the Axis. Though the US Navy did not adopt the technology until the 1960s, the principles of their work are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and this work led to her being inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2001.

Hedy Lamarr // I truly believe that Hedy Lamarr was the most stunning women to ever walk the earth. Beautiful!

Hedy Lamarr // I truly believe that Hedy Lamarr was the most stunning women to ever walk the earth. Beautiful!