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Tesla vs. Edison

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Thomas Edison

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Known as "The Wizard of Menlo Park," Edison was an American inventor who developed the first commercially practical incandescent light bulb. A savvy businessman, he invented a number of other technologies that are still in use today -- including the an early stock ticker, a sound-recording phonograph and a two-way telegraph -- and holds the record for the most patents, ever.

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Nikola Tesla
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Nikola Tesla was born in the Austrian Empire (now Croatia) but moved to the United States to work for Thomas Edison.

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