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Vint Cerf: We owe to ourselves and to those who will follow us: improving the safety and security of the Internet while preserving its freedoms

Istanbul, September 1. At the Internet Governance Forum, Marconi Fellow Vint Cerf shared some thoughts after 40 years on the net. He called for "Cooperation and Collaboration on a global scale" in a speech in the style of Marcus Aurelius.…
John Cijoffi
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Vine Cerf Webinar: Internet 2025. Can we keep it open and evolving?

Mountain View, CA, August 11, 2014 Marconi Fellow Vint Cerf remains deeply involved in the Internet forty years after he and Bob Kahn invented what has become TCP/IP. He’s active in Internet governance debates, economic development through…
John Cijoffi
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Marconi Fellows Deliver Keynotes

Marconi Fellow Bob Metcalfe will keynote the Silicon Innovation Forum at in San Francisco at SEMICON West 2014 Metcalfe, the inventor of Ethernet, is professor of Innovation and Murchison Fellow of Free Enterprise at the University of Texas…
John Cijoffi
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John Stankey of AT&T: We need Fifth Generation gigabits for our customers

"We all want to price so people can use as much as they want," Group President and Chief Strategy Officer Stankey said in the keynote of the Brooklyn 5G Summit. As people want more and more bandwidth, that will require wireless systems with…
John Cijoffi
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Marconi Fellow Bob Kahn on what people first thought about the net

“Nobody really thought [the Internet] was a good idea back then, in terms of [business] opportunities,” Marconi Fellow Bob Kahn told a packed auditorium at Princeton’s Friend Center March 12 — the 25th anniversary of the invention of…
John Cijoffi
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John Cioffi elected to Internet Hall of Fame + 10 gigabit 8x8 MIMO WiFi

2006 Marconi Fellow John Cioffi was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame April 8. The Internet Society writes, "Dr. Cioffi is best known as “the father of DSL.” It was his research that made the digital subscriber line (DSL) practical,…
John Cijoffi
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Samueli: You Couldn't Start a Company Like Broadcom Today; Ash: Time to Start Burying Carbon Dioxide

2012 Marconi Fellow Henry Samueli was a UCLA professor when he and Henry Nicholas started Broadcom in 1991. Times have changed. "I don’t think you could start a company like Broadcom today. I think the industry has matured to a point that…
John Cijoffi
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David Payne wins James Clerk Maxwell Award, John Cioffi goes consumer with Cloudcheck, Bob Metcalfe goes back to the valley with Austin startups.

Sir David Payne, 2008 Fellow, was awarded the 2014 James Clerk Maxwell Award "for ground-breaking contributions to optical fiber technologies and their application to optical communications." His erbium-doped fiber amplifiers are crucial to…