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James Dyson

Originally posted October 2004

Against the Odds

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You've seen James Dyson on TV, showing off his revolutionary vacuum cleaner, the only one he says doesn't lose suction. What he says in his TV pitch is not an exaggeration -- he really did spend years building thousands of prototypes before finding success. He now details the invention process, and the frustration and heartache that comes with it.

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