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Licklider, J. C. R.

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

1915–1990

Computer Scientist, Internet Pioneer

There has long been a war of semantics, revolving around which of the early computing pioneers can justly be described as “the father of the Internet,” but the reality is that no one person invented it. However, it ...

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