Latest Vint Cerf Stories

2014-05-08 23:05:12

Forty years ago, Vint Cerf and Bob Kahn got together in the summer of 1973 and created the first specification for ARPA's inter-networking protocol laying the foundation for connecting networks implemented using different protocols together. Franchise for Humanity, Yámana Science and Technology and many other organizations have collaborated to commemorate this important milestone. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 On May 10th, 2014, Internet pioneers will gather for a picnic at...

2014-03-25 08:35:50

The US Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced its intent to transition key Internet domain name functions to the global multi-stakeholder community. A new report by two of the world's leading thinkers about the Internet discusses the background, logic, and implications of this momentous development and lays out some new directions for the next era of the Net. BOSTON, TORONTO, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - In a newly...

2013-10-30 23:30:18

Delivers First Scribed Letter to Sir Richard Branson and Adds the Honorable Vint Cerf to Advisory Board Dublin, Ireland (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Mobile & social technology platform lettrs, which enables cloud-based delivery of more meaningful correspondence, has expanded its social network for letter writing and added Vint Cerf to its Advisory Board, with emphasis on the lettrs Foundation to accelerate technology-enhanced letter writing to impact literacy. The recent addition of...

Google Science Fair Winners Announced
2012-07-25 09:27:37

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google´s 2nd annual International Science Fair was a smashing success, with thousands of entries submitted from around the world from students between the ages of 13 and 18, with 15 contestants making the cut in Monday´s final round. During Monday´s finals, National Geographic was given the honor to serve up three explorers -- engineer Albert Yu-Min Lin, ocean explorer Sylvia Earle, and renewable energy innovator TH...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'