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Kay, Alan

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


Computer Scientist

Alan Kay is considered a creative visionary in the area of interactive computing, or “dynamic media” as he has called it. He has influenced the nature of personal computing while working as a researcher at Xerox, Atari, Apple, and most ...

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