Ray Tomlinson, who invented direct email messages in 1971, has passed away at the age of 74


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^ I've just realised if you say Simple Plan's 2011 effort "Get Your Heart On!" really fast in a Southern American accent, it sounds gross. . .like sexual gross!

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The 60s and 70s were ripe with awesome computer geniuses that basically invented everything we use today in the "digital age" (ranging from the most layman of users to the most technical one).
Thankfully some of them; like Brian Kernighan, Donald Knuth, etc; are still alive with us