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memex

[′me‚meks]
(computer science)
A hypothetical machine described by Vannevar Bush, which would store written records so that they would be available almost instantly by merely pushing the right button for the information desired.

Memex

(hypertext)
Vannevar Bush's original name for hypertext, which he invented in the 1930s.

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Sotera received research funding through the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) MEMEX program enabling users to track internet information and discover a slice of the web that pertains a specific problem.
DARPA said last year that the Memex mission was to search online forums, chat groups, advertisements, job postings and hidden services to expose illegal sex trafficking.
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Edstrom brings decades of software experience to Memex Automation and has been in a number of technology and leadership roles for a range of companies.
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In it, Bush proposed a futuristic device, the memex, which in some ways foreshadowed today's Internet-connected computers.
From Vannevar Bush's Memex project, in which he attempted to reproduce the associative character of the human mind to Theodor Nelson's Xanadu project and the current re-creation of the ancient Library of Alexandria on the world wide web, the world of information technology has echoed the importance of the library in the conception of various products.
It is designed for field applications, saving piping engineers time and money," said Binu Pillai, exhibition director, Memex 2011.
Memex, which concludes today at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, has attracted over 100 exhibiting companies, representing more than 400 brands.
Memex 2011 (the Middle East Manufacturing Exhibition) is introducing a dedicated pavilion for welding technology and solutions at this year's event to be held from November 14-16 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.