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Old 11-19-2018, 11:20 PM   #1
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'Kuen Charles Kao (1933-2018) Engineer who proposed optical fibre communications that underpin the Internet.'

An interesting history of the development of this technology in this obituary
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Thank you for that article, I had no idea who this great man was


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