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Cerf, Vinton

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

1943–

Internet Pioneer

A great many people made key contributions to long-distance computer communications in the 1960s. But Vint Cerf opened up entire worlds when he, along with fellow Internet pioneer Bob Kahn, dreamed up the Transmission Content Protocol (TCP) network architecture. TCP ...

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