Canada Post honors four Canadian inventions including Blackberry

blackberry A new series of stamps of Canada Post released on August 17 include four Canadian inventions including BlackBerry. The other Canadian inventions include eclectic oven, cardiac pacemaker, and electric wheelchair.

Thomas Ahearn invented the world’s first electric oven in 1892. The cardiac pacemaker was invented by Dr. John Hopps in 1950. George J. Klein invented electric wheelchair in 1952. Blackberry Smartphone was introduced by Research in Motion in 1999 and it has evolved to be the most popular all-in-one digital communications device. 

Canada Post honored the inventor of telephone, Alexander Graham Bell, in one of the stamps released in 2000.

Canada Post also has an online shop that also sells electronics at http://www.canadapost.ca/shopper/electronics/rc/3.

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