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Leo Beranek

The polymath Leo Beranek has died at the astounding age of 102. To the extent that I was aware he was still alive, I had no idea of his great age.Beranek was a computer pioneer, one of the developers of the Arpanet, without which we might not have the Internet as we know it, and thus you might not be reading me right now. But that's not the reason he's appearing here. From the Times obit:Dr.
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