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Email inventor Ray Tomlinson dies at 74

Ray Tomlinson, the US programmer credited with inventing email in the 1970s and choosing the "@" symbol for the messaging system, died at the age of 74, his employer said Sunday.

dateMar 07, 2016 in Internet
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EU and US reach new data-sharing agreement

The European Union and the United States struck a deal Tuesday over data-sharing that will allow the likes of Facebook and Apple to continue sending people's information across the Atlantic—but a legal challenge to the ...

dateFeb 02, 2016 in Internet
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