Tesla vs Edison
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Tesla vs Edison
Who was the better inventor?
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Top 10 Greatest inventions by Nikola Tesla

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AshAttack88
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A lot has been said about Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison, since both inventors contributed a lot to our current situation. Tesla was the inventor of the alternating current (AC), while Edison the direct current (DC), both in the 1880’s. it is pretty hard to say who the winner is here, because both contributed immensely, but judging from where we are today, I would vote for Tesla because of the reasons below:


• Despite the fact that Edison came up with the light bulb, phonograph, and moving pict... see more

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Nikola Tesla - The Serbian-American scientist was a brilliant and eccentric genius whose inventions enabled modern-day power and mass communication systems. Thomas Edison, on the other hand, was the iconic American inventor of the light bulb, the phonograph and the moving picture. 

Undoubtedly, therefore, one can tell from the intro above that those two were globally renowned brilliant minds. Having said that, and without any prejudice to Edison, I believe Tesla is better base on the following;

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I would go with Tesla. Tesla’s eccentricity and intelligence has fascinated me since childhood. He had a photographic memory and had ideated most of his inventions from imagination. This is a quality I have really adored. Unlike Edison, who was more of a methodologist, Tesla was a crazy experimenter. He had great visualization skills. He could start building prototypes using few preliminary drawings. Although I don’t mean to belittle the great Edison, I like Nicola Tesla more.  

joeyc
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Tesla was a man out of time.. had to be a time traveler or something

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SuperMomJess
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Tesla is no doubt a genius in his own right, but Edison made cooler inventions like motion pictures, battery, rubber, to mention some. And he was actually smarter in having all his inventions patented.

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Top 10 facts about Tommy Edison

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SunnyLA88
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I love Tesla, he was a brilliant and eccentric genius. However I am a bigger fan of Edison. In terms of inventions and numbers, Edison beats Tesla any day of the week. Edison invented light bulb, motion picture, phonograph etc. He has more than 1000 patents to his name and his contribution to modern science is beyond compare. Although the reason I admire him so much is because of his multiple innovation factories. In a time when being a scientist was rare enough; Edison had the vision and acu... see more

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Tesla is awesome but didn't edison invent the light bulb? 

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