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Ted Nelson receives first award for his work!
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- Date: Sat, 18 Apr 1998 10:38:52 +1000
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Seventh International World Wide Web Conference, Brisbane, Australia
Friday 17th April, 1998
Today Theodore Holm Nelson, "father of hypermedia", received his first
award for his pioneering work. He was honoured with this year's
Yuri Rubinsky Insight Foundation (http://www.yuri.org/) lifetime
achievement award. The award this year was in the form of a didgeridoo
(an Australian Aboriginal musical instrument) and is accompanied by a
cheque for US$10,000.
*** Xanni ***
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