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Socialism is BAD!

Dear Diary This morning I was awoken by my alarm clock powered by socialist electricity generated by the public power monopoly regulated by the US Department of Energy. I then took a shower...

Diary Entry of A Conservative - Socialism is BAD [Mirror]

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Mike Roberts - 2014 Internet Hall of Fame Acceptance Speech

Roberts was the first president and CEO of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), serving from 1998 to 2001. He worked with its board members and volunteers around...

Hearing on Applications for Information Technology Research & Development

In this video, The House Subcommittee on Research holds a hearing on Applications for Information Technology Research & Development. "The topic of this afternoon's hearing, Applications for...

Bringing Science into Computer Science (EECS Seminar Series)

2006 Drivers and Trends, Bots, Viruses and Malicious code, Hacking trends, data and insights,Application security & attack trends,The big five Security Fallacies,Cybercrime, Data and Models...

Telecommuting Opportunity

http://www.JumpstartYourDreams.com/wah.htm Telecommuting, e-commuting, e-work, telework, working from home (WFH), or working at home (WAH) is a work arrangement in which employees enjoy.

Dynamic Essentials Review - What You Need To Know

http://totalfunnelsystem.com/id/jaggergraham/ In this Dynamic Essentials Review, I will go over what you need to know. Released in 1999, Street Fighter II was the first one on one fighting...


The Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET) was one of the world's first operational packet switching networks, the first network to implement TCP/IP, and the progenitor of what...

History of the Internet

This is a synthesized speech reading of the Wikipedia article "History of the Internet" and is intended primarily for blind and visually impaired individuals who can not view Wikipedia. This...

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Apple Insider

Apple Insider
Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:35:02 -0800

Apple's chief executive Tim Cook sat alone onstage as he presided over the company's annual shareholder meeting, fielding questions and detailing various aspects of his company's business. Among the topics he discussed were sales of the latest iPhone ...
Tue, 30 Apr 2013 04:12:05 -0700

Mosaic was a free-for-non-commercial-use graphical browser developed by Marc Andreessen and Eric Bina, with funding from Al Gore's High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991 (yes, this is the basis of the Al Gore invented the internet ...


Tue, 21 May 2013 03:04:06 -0700

"Senator Albert Gore, Jr. began to craft the High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991 (commonly referred to as "The Gore Bill") after hearing the 1988 report toward a National Research Network submitted to Congress by a group chaired ...
Mon, 15 Apr 2013 04:17:21 -0700

In honor of the Presidential Center dedication, ZDNet Government is proud to present Part 2 of our exclusive, 4-part in-depth special report on the George W. Bush Presidential Center and the 200 million email archive project.
Apple Insider
Wed, 03 Apr 2013 06:34:20 -0700

The third are the data conduits that support the Internet, funded by former Vice President Al Gore's High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991. Gore's promotion of an "Information Superhighway" became a key platform issue in President ...
CIOUpdate (blog)
Wed, 04 Aug 2010 14:11:26 -0700

These laws should not be confused with the High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991 which resulted in the National Information Infrastructure, or the Enterprise Integration Act of 2002, or the U.S. National Intelligence Strategy for ...
Fri, 06 Jan 2012 16:22:30 -0800

Gore certainly had a hand in nurturing the Internet's growth while serving in Congress; he introduced the "High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991" (HPCA). Better known as the "Gore Bill," the law provided for a massive improvement on ...
The Economist (blog)
Fri, 30 Sep 2011 12:03:28 -0700

FOR 26 years before the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) was fired up in 2009 at CERN, Europe's main particle-physics laboratory, near Geneva, the discipline was dominated by the Tevatron, the pride and joy of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, on the ...

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