Giz Talks To Sir James Dyson, Modern Inventor Extraordinaire

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If anyone today can be considered an inventor, it's Sir James Dyson, the man who took the bag out of the vacuum and the blades out of the fan. Here's the first time we talked to him, last fall. [Giz]

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Ok, serious question for everyone: Are bagless vacuums really better? I've been pondering this myself lately, especially when I empty my bagless Eureka bin into the trash, and end up covered in a pile of dust.

I mean, I've never ever seen a professional janitor or hotel worker using anything other than a basic commercial bag vacuum. What do they know that we don't?