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Hillis, W. Daniel

  • By: James Pyfer
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

1956–

Technology Innovator and Entrepreneur

W. Daniel Hillis, an inventor, scientist, engineer, consultant, visionary, and author—among other things—is known for his futuristic thinking, revolutionary designs, and wild imagination. Renowned for creating massive parallel supercomputers, Hillis aspires to change the ...

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