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Def: Innovation
Authored by: Anonymous on Thursday, November 08 2012 @ 01:54 PM EST
Caveat Wikipedia :
Innovation is the development of new customers value through solutions that meet new needs, inarticulate needs, or old customer and market needs in new ways. This is accomplished through different or more effective products, processes, services, technologies, or ideas that are readily available to markets, governments, and society. Innovation differs from invention in that innovation refers to the use of a better and, as a result, novel idea or method, whereas invention refers more directly to the creation of the idea or method itself. Innovation differs from improvement in that innovation refers to the notion of doing something different (Lat. innovare: "to change") rather than doing the same thing better.
Looks to me like innovation fits MS muuuch better than invention.
[...] securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries.
Yup, nothing new here, move right along...

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