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The past decade has been very interesting in more than one aspect.

In Europe the number of inventions were increasing steeply.

The first electric toaster appears on the market, though electricity is in very few households. The steam engine gets vastly improved by James Watts and becomes because of this finally accepted.

Konrad Zuse is born

Melita Bentz patents her coffee filter, this proves to be the break through for coffee. Caffeine is the only substance that keeps the computer fanatics on their feet without too many negative side effects, be it sleeplessness. but that in fact was exactly what they need.

Speed records are broken with the first Bentz racing car at 286 km per hour, an unbelievable speed for this period.

The western world is getting on the move fast!


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