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Socialism is BAD! MmmnKay

Diary Entry of A Conservative - Socialism is BAD

Mike Roberts Profile, 2014 Internet Hall of Fame Connector

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 ...

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 ...

Cray-2 Supercomputer: "World's Most Powerful Computer" 1986 NASA Ames Research Center

more at http://computers.quickfound.net/ "The use of the Cray 2 supercomputer, the fastest computer in the world, at ARC is detailed. The Cray 2 can perform 250 ...

NCSA Colloquium: The Pacific Research Platform: a Science-Driven Big-Data Freeway System

2015.09.18 Larry Smarr National Center for Supercomputing Applications NCSA Colloquia The NCSA Colloquia series brings leaders in big data, big computing ...

ARPANET

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

Undiscovered - youtube music (abstract rules.wmv) youtub

Musicology (from Greek μουσική (mousikē), meaning "music", and -λογία (-logia), meaning "study of-") is the scholarly study of music. A person who studies ...

History of the World Wide Web

The World Wide Web ("WWW" or simply the "Web") is a global information medium which users can read and write via computers connected to the Internet.

 
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Daily Illini

Daily Illini
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 10:04:54 -0800

... of fools on the internet complaining about "socialism" while using broadband - developed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Administration, made possible by Al Gore's socialist High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991.

Grist

Grist
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 13:56:15 -0800

The future changed when Al Gore persuaded Congress to pass the High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991 (aka “The Gore Bill“) and it changed again in 1992, when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Quill Corp. v. North Dakota that a ...

Brave New Coin

Brave New Coin
Thu, 22 Oct 2015 00:52:30 -0700

eCommerce only took off with the introduction of the High-Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991, as well as efforts from Congress to remove regulatory constraints, allowing heavy investments in the internet technology. “Bitcoin has been ...

ExtremeTech

ExtremeTech
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 ...
 
ZDNet
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

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 ...

MinnPost.com

MinnPost.com
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 ...

Mashable

Mashable
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 ...
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