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Computer pioneer J.C.R. Licklider envisioned a future where humans and computers would work together in harmony and have a symbiotic...

Another Look at Man-Computer Symbiosis


The concept of a web of information navigated via links predates the World Wide Web. Learn about some of the conceptual pioneers behind the...

The Pioneers of the World Wide Web


User acceptance testing is normally the end users' first chance to give feedback on a project, but is that soon enough? Involving users...

4 Reasons Why End Users Need to Participate in Testing Before UAT


Computer programming can be traced all the way back to 1843 - before computers even existed! Throughout the ages, computer programming has...

From Ada Lovelace to Deep Learning


Communication may not be the main focus for IT professionals, but that doesn't mean it isn't essential for them. Proper communication can...

The Importance of Communication Skills for Technical Professionals


Many hands had a part in the development of the Internet. It was a collaborative effort of the military, academia and private enterprise.

Architects and Builders of the Internet Cathedral


Most people picture computer programmers as men, but in fact, many of the first programmers were women. Here we take a closer look at the...

The Women of ENIAC: Programming Pioneers


The 10x developer - a developer who's ten times as productive as average developers - is somewhat of a mythological figure in the world of...

The Work of Ten Pros: 10x Developers - Are They Real?


Digital technology has taken years to reach its current state, and that journey has been punctuated by many important milestones along the...

Milestones in Digital Computing


Ada Lovelace was ahead of her time, with programming ideas that wouldn't come into practice until a century later. Learn more about this...

Ada Lovelace, Enchantress of Numbers


Technology can be an unpredictable field, especially when doing research. These tech pioneers may not have gotten the results they expected...

5 of Technology’s Most Beautiful Mistakes


In 1965, Gordon Moore predicted the doubling of computing power every year (later modified to every two years). Fifty years later, Moore's...

More Than Moore - 50 Years of Moore's Law


Chief Technology Officers occupy a unique position in modern business. Keep up with the latest technology trends by following these CTOs on...

Chief Technology Officers: Top Twitter Influencers to Follow


VMTurbo CTO Charles Crouchman sits down with Techopedia to discuss the company, his typical workday and how he got his job.

How I Got Here: 11 Questions With VMTurbo CTO Charles Crouchman


Techopedia contributor Eric Kavanagh recently sat down with SXSW Accelerator pioneer, Chris Valentine, to learn about how the program has...

Anatomy of a Startup Event - Interview with SXSW Accelerator Pioneer


Learn about some of the people who helped pioneer the field of computer programming.

The Pioneers of Computer Programming


Wondering what the launch of Sputnik has to do with Facebook's launch? We trace the development of the Internet and the Web.