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R.I.P. Ray Tomlinson: Father of Email

We were all saddened to hear the news this weekend that Ray Tomlinson, inventor of the email, passed away. He has revolutionised the way that the modern world communicates through his “side project” (that he wasn’t even meant to be working on) whilst developing the Internet’s precursor (ARPANET). As a celebration of his achievements, we have pulled together a few mind-boggling facts about his legacy with the infographic below: