I need only show you Edison, NJ and Fremont, CA as prime examples of this fact.
The dialogue continued at a new neighborhood restaurant replete with a white marble bar and Edison bulbs.
The Chilean Forrest Gump A Guatemalan newspaper ran a profile of Edison Peña, whom they dubbed “ the Forrest Gump” of the group.
But many were critical of this optimistic timetable, and Edison is now backing away from those earlier predictions.
For Edison, electricity was the fuel that powered a series of innovations.
The Crookes tube is in principle an Edison lamp with the filament broken.
Another drawing, this time with the legend, 'Edison's Phonographs.'
At last, however, there appeared a great inventor—the Edison of his day.
"That fixes them," said Mr. Edison, turning to me with a smile.
It was of the Gramme type, as our first dynamo of the Edison design was not yet finished.
American inventor and physicist who took out more than 1,000 patents in his lifetime. His inventions include the telegraph (1869), microphone (1877), and light bulb (1879). He also designed the first power plant (1881-82), making possible the widespread distribution of electricity. During World War I, Edison worked on a number of military devices, including flamethrowers, periscopes, and torpedoes.
1. (Named after the American inventor Thomas Edison (1847-1931))
A simplified Pascal by Per Brinch Hansen with modules and concurrency (cobegin/coend).
["Edison - A Multiprocessor Language", P. Brinch Hansen, CS Dept, USC, Sep 1980].
["Programming a Personal Computer", Brinch Hansen, P-H 1977].
2. A language which adds an OPS5-like rete-based production system system to C. It is implemented as a C preprocessor.
["Edison, A Unix and C Friendly Rete Based Production System", B. Thirion, SIGPLAN Notices 27(1):75-84 (Jan 1992)].