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Famous inventions that their creators regretted

Lovemoney Logo By lovemoney staff of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 19: From the atomic bomb and the aeroplane to a dog breed, these are the inventions that were celebrated at the time of their conception, but have since been reassessed by their creators. Some have caused untold devastation, while others have become irritating, overused or defunct. Click or scroll through to discover the products their inventors later wished they'd left firmly on the scrap pile.

Inventions that caused their creators to think twice

From the atomic bomb and the airplane to a dog breed, these are the inventions that were celebrated at the time of their conception, but have since been reassessed by their creators. Some have caused untold devastation, while others have become irritating, overused or defunct.

Click or scroll through to discover the products their inventors later wished they'd left firmly on the scrap pile.

© John T. Daniels [Public domain]
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