Patently scary: Inventions for your worst nightmares
Monday, October 07, 2013 1:54 PM
If necessity is the mother of invention, we should be very afraid, according to Bloomberg. Among the thousands of recently granted U.S. patents: an invention to contain suicide bombers, technology that prevents you from getting shot by a friend, and an easier way to grab your gun while in bed so you can, well, rest in peace. These are just a few of the many new ways Bloomberg found to protect ourselves in the violent world we live in.