Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Brad Templeton
Born: April 20, 1960 near Toronto, Canada
- Software architect and known as one of the early leaders of Usenet.
- Founded ClariNet Communications Corporation, which used Usenet protocols to distribute news articles (1989).
- Founded Looking Glass Software.
- Former Chairman of the Board of the Electronic Frontier Foundation for ten years until February 2010.
- Created the Usenet newsgroup rec.humor.funny.
- Recognized for Power (a C compiler) and the assembler PAL to Commodore users.
- The Internet Joke Book (1995).
- TeleJoke Book - Vol. III: The Best of 1990 (1990).
- Rec.Humor.Funny - Computer Network Humor Annual (1988).
"When cryptography is outlawed, bayl bhgynjf jvyy unir cevinpl!"