Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Alan Kotok
Born: November 9, 1941, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 26, 2006 (Age: 65)
- American computer scientist.
- One of the first true Hackers.
- Known for his contributions to the Internet and to the World Wide Web through his work at the World Wide Web Consortium.
- Helped develop some of the earliest computer software including a digital audio program and what is sometimes called the first video game (Spacewar!).