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An Early Tale of the Internet (bits.blogs.nytimes.com)
41 points by llambda 1815 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 6 comments

Somebody please fire the copy editor,

> Last Friday I interviewed Peter E. Hart, an electrical engineer who was an early artificial intelligence researcher, about one of the first robots, a machine named Shakey that was designed at SRI International beginning in 1966.

Since it's at blogs.nytimes.com, I assume it's a blog, not a an actual news article that goes through the normal newspaper editing process.

I've seen lots of posts on HN and elsewhere referencing blogs.nytimes.com. Does anyone know exactly what their organizational setup is?

Time to dig out the secret sysadmin anti-tarnish/corrosion "Bit Polish" recipe. I'll make a fortune.

Ironic so many years after this story, there still exists a huge gap between programmers and non-programmers.

Exhibit A would be some of the Java v. Javascript conversations I have almost daily with my PM's.

This is Hart of Duda and Hart, BTW.

No mention of depreciation? Plus ├ža change...

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