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Hypertext Visionary Jorge Luis Borges Celebrated with Google Logo

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An Argentinean writer who envisioned “a massive branching structure as a better way to organize data and to represent human experience,” was born 112 years ago today and is the subject of a special Doodle on today’s Google home page. An Argentinean writer who envisioned “a massive branching structure as a better way to organize data and to represent human experience,” was born 112 years ago today and is the subject of a special Doodle on today’s Google home page. 0 Comments

Envisioning the Web, 60 Years Ago

Sixty years ago, Vannevar Bush laid out a passionate vision of an 'information appliance' of the future. Looking back, we find a remarkably prescient description of what we today call the world wide web. Sixty years ago, Vannevar Bush laid out a passionate vision of an 'information appliance' of the future. Looking back, we find a remarkably prescient description of what we today call the world wide web. 0 Comments

A Search Engine for Pages You've Read

Having problems finding that web page you saw recently? A new tool makes it easy to recall everything you've seen on the web, automatically indexing all of this content and creating your own personal web archive. Having problems finding that web page you saw recently? A new tool makes it easy to recall everything you've seen on the web, automatically indexing all of this content and creating your own personal web archive. 0 Comments