Inventor of the World Wide Web wins the ‘Nobel Prize’ of computing
Most people who search on Google, share on Facebook and shop on Amazon have never heard of Sir Tim-Berners-Lee. But they might not be doing any of those things had he not invented the World Wide Web.Berners-Lee, 61, is this year’s recipient of the A.M. Turing Award, computing’s version of the Nobel Prize.The award, announced Tuesday by the Association...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark