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First Wi-Fi box ever is chosen as Australia's best contribution to global history

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Re: Just a short list... (not meant to be comprehensive)

Fail, the Fridge is not australian, a yank in the UK built the first working unit in 1834, a pom build a large scale plant in australian in 1856.

But the first "fridge" was in 1913 in the states.

The electric drill was patented in australia but never built, the first one was built in germany.

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