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Thursday, December 06, 2001
Email turns thirty
. New York Times: "Thirty years ago, give or take a month or two, Ray Tomlinson, an unassuming computer scientist at Bolt, Beranek & Newman, an engineering firm in Cambridge, Mass., sat down at his computer and wrote a relatively simple computer program that enabled electronic messages to travel from one computer to another. Since then, e-mail has become such a fixture in so many people's lives, it is hard to imagine life ... 10:44:56 PM
Were other attacks planned and abandoned?
"Indian authorities say a man arrested on suspicion of being linked to Osama Bin Laden's al-Qaeda network has confessed to planning suicide attacks in Britain, Australia and India... They had planned to hijack the planes and crash them into the Houses of Parliament and London's Tower Bridge, but when news of the attacks in America came through they panicked and fled. " 11:09:26 AM
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