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Listen to the creepy voices of Thomas Edison's talking dolls

A new technique for salvaging recordings from delicate antiques has allowed Thomas Edison's talking dolls to find their lost voices.

By May 5, 2015


Intel's Edison joins the quest to save the bees

Tiny radio-frequency identification chips attached to bees will be paired with Intel Edison boards to monitor the bees' activities and help the fight against colony collapse disorder.

By August 24, 2015


Lightbulbs beyond Edison's wildest dreams (pictures)

We've come a long way from the days of the simple incandescent. Here are some of our favorite modern spins on the basic bulb.

10 Images By May 28, 2014


Thousands of 100-year-old wax cylinder recordings available to stream

The University of California, Santa Barbara has made thousands of wax cylinder recordings recorded at the turn of the 20th century available to stream or download.

By November 9, 2015


Larry Ellison: Steve Jobs was 'our Edison'

In an upcoming interview with Charlie Rose, the Oracle CEO extolls Jobs' virtues and hints that Apple could be on the downward slide without the former leader at the helm.

By August 12, 2013


Woz: Jobs will be remembered for his vision and 'negative personality'

In a short video clip released by Universal Pictures, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak reminisces about "Steve Jobs Zero."

By October 15, 2015


Steve Jobs lauded by Apple execs on fourth anniversary of his death

CEO Tim Cook, iTunes head Eddy Cue and others remember Apple's co-founder in messages posted to the company's internal site. One recalls the time Jobs mooned Al Gore.

By October 5, 2015


Can Facebook's Oculus make virtual reality a reality?

The company helping to pioneer virtual reality goggles is hosting a developer event this week in Los Angeles, where it's expected to announce new partnerships and refined hardware. But the question still looms: Will consumers want what it's selling?

By September 23, 2015


On 'Late Show' visit, Apple's Tim Cook talks iPhone, Siri, Jobs

The CEO visits Stephen Colbert's new show ahead of Apple's launch of its latest iPhones next week.

By September 15, 2015


Samsung denies reports of significant staff cuts

Responding to a report that it's laying off 10 percent of its staff, Samsung's CFO says the company is simply relocating workers.

By September 8, 2015