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John Brown (no body) Silver badge


"Which reminds me - 2019 is the 50th anniversary of the start of ARPANET."

Although on a sad note, "Net's founding father Dr Larry Roberts dies aged 81"

"American scientist Larry Roberts who helped design and build the forerunner of the internet has died aged 81.

In the late 1960s, he ran the part of the US Advanced Research Projects Agency (Arpa) given the job of creating a computer network called Arpanet."

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