Ray Tomlinson

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Ray Tomlinson definition

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An engineer at Bolt Beranek and Newman who, in July 1972 while designing the first[?] electronic mail program, chose the commercial at symbol "@" to separate the user name from the computer name.
(2004-08-22)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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