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township (1990 pop. 88,680), Middlesex co., NE N.J., inc. 1870 as Raritan Township, renamed 1954. Edison's varied manufactures include light trucks, chemicals, metal products, electrical and electronic equipment, machinery, and instruments. Raritan Center is the largest industrial park east of the Mississippi. Menlo ParkMenlo Park.
1 Residential city (1990 pop. 28,040), San Mateo co., W Calif.; inc. 1874. Electronic equipment and aerospace products are manufactured in the city. Menlo College and the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory are there. 2 Uninc.
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1847–1931, American inventor, b. Milan, Ohio. A genius in the practical application of scientific principles, Edison was one of the greatest and most productive inventors of his time.
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's laboratories, now is a residential community in the township.
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Thomas Alva. 1847--1931, US inventor. He patented more than a thousand inventions, including the phonograph, the incandescent electric lamp, the microphone, and the kinetoscope
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(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].


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)].
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Edison International (NYSE:EIX), through its subsidiaries, is a distributor and generator of electric power, as well as a provider of energy services and technologies, including renewable energy.
Edison also offers a cutting-edge service that allows data to be traced during the development of an algorithm.
Sempra's renewable energy projects include its 379mw AC share of projects that it owns jointly with Con Edison subsidiaries, and certain development rights for additional solar electric production and energy storage projects.
"Laura will be an outstanding addition to our team," said Edison President Larry Rosin .
Pizarro's group also developed LEAD, a program that provides employment and supports upward mobility to Latinos at Edison. To guarantee they hire the country's best talent, Edison's Scholar program awards $40,000 scholarships to 30 of the most excelling high school students in the South California area, many of which come from Latino immigrants and the first in their families to attend college.
Caption: Thomas Edison was inspired by a metalcaster to reignite his efforts to invent what became the incandescent light bulb.
I thought of implementing this game on the Intel Edison board.
The credit is designed to encourage maximum uptime for distributed generation assets throughout Con Edison service territory.
The survey of nominees for the Edison Awards was judged by a panel of more than 3,000 business executives, including past award winners, academics and exponents in the fields of product development, design, engineering, science and medical.
Some were working on site to manage the construction process, while others were in the field laying insulated wire, or trouble-shooting system bugs in the small laboratory Edison rented on the top floor of Bergmann and Co.
The awards are named after legendary inventor Thomas Alva Edison, whose new product development methods and innovative achievements made him a household name around the world.