Repurposed inventions take recycling to a whole new level by using and improving upon existing technologies. In this section, learn about creative invention mashups and how inventions evolve over time.
5 Popular Invention Mashups
There have been some highly popular invention mashups over the years. Visit HowStuffWorks to see 5 popular invention mashups. See more »
10 New Uses for Old Inventions
There are some cool new uses for old inventions. Visit HowStuffWorks to see 10 new uses for old inventions. See more »
What is the history of the remote control?
What is the history of the remote control? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn what the history of the remote control is. See more »
Top 5 Web Mashups
Web mashups have resulted in some amazingly useful sites. Visit HowStuffWorks to see the top 5 web mashups. See more »
5 Technology Mashups That Make Your Life Easier
There have been some technology mashups that make your life easier. Visit HowStuffWorks to see 5 technology mashups that make your life easier. See more »
How can a bar code save your life?
How can a barcode save your life? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn how a barcode can save your life. See more »
How 2-D Bar Codes Work
2D barcodes are being used in some interesting ways. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn everything about 2D barcodes. See more »
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