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Michael Mauldin - Lycos Founder with Patent Tattoo

Founder of the Lycos (the first Internet Search Engine) - Michael "Fuzzy" Mauldin at Carnegie Mellon University on Nov 18th, 2011.

 

Michael (of Fuzzy) created the Lycos search engine while working as a faculty member at the LTI at Carnegie Mellon. At one point, 60% of the entire university bandwidth was consumed in serving traffic for Lycos. On receiving the patent, Fuzzy tattooed the spider with patent number on his arm.

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Taken on November 18, 2011