Vinton Gray "Vint" Cerf (born June 23, 1943) is an American computer scientist, who is recognized as one of "the fathers of the Internet", sharing this title with American computer scientist Bob Kahn. His contributions have been acknowledged and lauded, repeatedly, with honorary degrees and awards that include the... Learn more... #fathersoftheinternet #ComputingMachinery
Vint Cerf is promoting an idea to preserve every piece of software and hardware so that it never becomes obsolete - just like what happens in a museum - but in digital form, in servers in the cloud. If his idea works, the memories we hold so dear could be accessible for generations to come.
The Scourge of Bit Rot — The Guardian has an interesting piece about Google vice president and Internet Hall of Fame inductee Vint Cerf and his advocacy for the preservation of our digital history. Read the blog post at http://www.trademarkwise.com/blog/2015/2/20/the-scourge-of-bit-rot.