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A Lesson From Oliver
A Lesson From Oliver
A Lesson From Oliver by David Jorgensen Like any other morning I was up at four, the day Oliver met with his violent death. At four in the morning the grass is wet. Now, it\'s still wet at 6 a.m. and even at seven, and these tend to be the hours of choice for most people wishing to appreciate the phenomenon of grass wetness. But it\'s a tragedy of economics that, when work starts at 5 a.m., one is not afforded the same time-options for grass appreciation as members of the sane world. Nor was thi
I know, I know, I was just kidding, Lindberg lie
I know, I know, I was just kidding, Lindberg lie
"I know, I know, I was just kidding," Lindberg lied. "Give me a call at five to, and I\'ll punch you up for the noon report." "No, no, I mean now. Punch me up now," some part of me, that was ignoring the part of me that couldn\'t believe I was planning to go through with this, insisted. "Now?" Lindberg blurted with a start. "Now? But it\'s only 11:10!" "I know, Linus, but there\'s a major news story happening right this minute that might be over by noon." The meek calmness with which I detailed
Internet
Internet
internet The Internet was the result of some visionary thinking by people in the early 1960s who saw great potential value in allowing computers to share information on research and development in scientific and military fields. J.C.R. Licklider of MIT, first proposed a global network of computers in 1962, and moved over to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in late 1962 to head the work to develop it. Leonard Kleinrock of MIT and later UCLA developed the theory of packet swit