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23/12/1938 Internet co-inventor is born

American engineer Bob Kahn is one of the two inventors of the TCP and IP protocols which made the internet possible. The other inventor is Vint Cerf. Kahn came with the idea of TCP when he was working on the satellite network project. According to the current estimate, there will be 50 billion devices connected to the internet by 2020.

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