Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Modern Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Dies

American Ray Tomlinson, widely credited as the inventor of modern email, has died. He was 74. The cause of death was not immediately available. "A true technology pioneer, Ray was the man who brought us email in the early days of networked computers," his employer, Raytheon, said in a statement.  "His work changed the way the world communicates." Tomlinson invented the direct electronic messaging system in 1971 that worked between different computer systems...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter