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12 Best Gadgets From IFA 2015

Stewart Wolpin | Posted 09.15.2015 | Technology
Stewart Wolpin

IFA, Europe's version of the Consumer Electronics Show, ended its annual Berlin run last week. Like CES, IFA serves as the launching pad for thousan...

Jason Linkins

The Washington Post Should Probably Alert Readers To Changing Terrible Light Bulb Math | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.13.2012 | Media

Washington Post staff writer Peter Whoriskey did his level-best last week to ridicule the Department of Energy for bestowing it's "L Prize" -- a "cont...

"That's All, Volts"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 02.26.2012 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Whenever people admire my thick head of wild and crazy hair and ask how I keep it looking that way, I tell them I stick my tongue in an electrical outlet. That's why I was shocked recently when a fuse blew on what turned out to be a bad hair day.

Lucia Graves

House To Vote On Repealing Light Bulb Regulations | Lucia Graves | Posted 09.11.2011 | Politics

Jordan Howard contributed to this report. WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives will vote Tuesday on whether to repeal light bulb efficiency s...

WATCH: World's Oldest Light Bulb Won't Burn Out | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

The four watt bulb, installed in a fire station in Livermore, California, has been declared the oldest known working light bulb by the Guinness Book o...

Shedding a New Light on Design

John Johnston | Posted 07.25.2011 | Style
John Johnston

A recent addition to the MoMA store, the Plumen low-energy lightbulb has lit up [if you excuse the pun] the design fraternity in its native Britain, winning the Brit Insurance Design of the year 2011.

The Apple Tablet: Light Bulb or Segway?

Michael B. Laskoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Michael B. Laskoff

This could be a 'light bulb' moment in the history of personal computing. If so, I'm betting that we'll see something totally unanticipated as the prognosticators tend to guess wrong.