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The Architect

Larry Roberts is the architect of the Internet (and bears a certain resemblance to the Architect of the Matrix).


Here he is updating the previous speaker, Juan Enriquez, on a slide he showed of the first hand drawn map of the ARPANET, circa 1969. Larry had drawn that map. The first two nodes were at UCLA and SRI. In 1971, Larry’s email program was the first killer app for the new network.


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Taken on November 10, 2004