“smart” Was born
16 years before
the real smart.
Sado 550 was created in Entreposto. They produced and sold
around 500 units of this model in 5 different versions, and then
the project was abandoned.
The sado units that are still running are unique pieces of a
very interesting portuguese smart car design.
16 years before. The
smart for two, the
portuguese “Sado” was
space and mobility.
The German company Fraunhofer-Gesellshaft developed MP3
technology and now licenses the patent rights to the audio
compression technology - United States Patent 5,579,430 for a
"digital encoding process". The inventors named on the MP3
patent are Bernhard Grill, Karl-Heinz Brandenburg, Thomas
Sporer, Bernd Kurten, and Ernst Eberlein.
For two centuries Moleskine (mol-a-skeen'-a) has been the legendary notebook of
artists, writers, intellectuals and travelers. From gifted artists Henri Matisse (1869–
1954) and Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890), to poet and leader of the surrealist movement
André Breton (1896-1966) to Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) considered the most
influential writer of the last century, to famous travel writer Bruce Chatwin (1940-1989).