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Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Is No More

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Last updated on April 14, 2016

Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Is No More

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The Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Is No More!  Can you imagine a world without this wonderful facility called email!

No it is unimaginable! In fact, it is an essential part or our daily life.

Do you know the person who paved way to this amazing invention?

He is Ray Tomlinson, yes, the man who invented email is no more today!

He passed away at the age of 75

In 1971, he established the first networked email system on ARPANET (the internet’s ancestor), using the familiar user@host format that’s still in use today. Read more about this news HERE

Also Read a bit more about this wonderful person called Raymond Samuel Tomlinson HERE




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  1. Hi Philip,
    Ray Tomlinson was introduced to me through a book about networking. At that time, I was in my First year. And it’s really a bad news, hearing about him.

    March 7, 2016
  2. Mary Sloane
    Mary Sloane

    Hi Philip

    Unfortunately the link on Ray Tomlinson was dead but I presume he has died.

    He leaves an amazing legacy

    Thanks for remembering him

    To the Top


    March 7, 2016
  3. Hi Philip,

    Sad to know indeed about Ray Tomlinson – may his soul rest in peace. We need to remain grateful to him for the wonderful invention he made that connects us all over the world, isn’t it?

    Thanks for letting us know. Have a nice week ahead :)
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    March 7, 2016
  4. Hi Philip,

    Thank you for letting us know.
    He was a great guy who made our life easy. It would be impossible to work without email system.
    May his soul rest in peace.

    March 9, 2016
  5. Ikechi

    Hi PV

    What a loss. Such an inspiration changed the world with such have innovation. Today, we use emails to do so much and this technology has made it easy to do business all over the world.

    Thanks for sharing.

    March 14, 2016

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