[ih] Fwd: [Blacks-In-Technology] History of the (Black) Internet
Dr Eberhard W Lisse
el at lisse.NA
Mon Nov 23 01:41:14 PST 2015
With all due respect, and I have very little, there is no such thing
as "Black Internet" and what does skin color have to do with
Randy Busch has done more for African Internet than anyone.
were, each in a different way, extremely helpful from 1990 onwards
in assisting (Southern) Africa.
from the RINAF project.
I rembember also
and the University of Mozambique Computer Center
and of course
But my email archives only goes until 1999 and we started this all
On 2015-11-23 10:49, Olivier MJ Crepin-Leblond wrote:
> Hey Joly,
> Randy Bush would know a lot of people who fit this criteria as the NSRC
> worked with a lot of local people in Africa to bring sustainable
> Internet to that continent.
> If Hashim can do a little homework, he can find the names of all the
> pioneers by looking through the NSRC's connectivity historical database.
> In particular:
> Warmest regards,
> On 23/11/2015 04:44, Joly MacFie wrote:
>> Feel free to send suggestions directly to Hashim, or post here and I
>> will forward. Black Internet = contributions to Internet development
>> by people of African descent.
>> I have already noted the following IHoF members:
>> Nii Quaynor
>> Dorcas Muthoni
>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> From: *Hashim* <<mailto:hashimwarren at gmail.com>hashimwarren at gmail.com>
>> Date: Sun, Nov 22, 2015 at 5:56 AM
>> Subject: [Blacks-In-Technology] History of the (Black) Internet
>> To: Blacks-In-Technology-list at meetup.com
>> <mailto:Blacks-In-Technology-list at meetup.com>
>> If you were to record an oral history of the internet like Brian
>> McCollough is doing here
>> - <http://www.internethistorypodcast.com/>http://www.internethistorypodcast.com/
>> But...you focused on the birth of the
>> Black internet, then which companies, and early makers would you
>> Hashim Warren
>> hashimwarren.com <http://hashimwarren.com>
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