Ray Tomlinson

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Ray Tomlinson

(person)
An engineer at Bolt Beranek and Newman who, in July 1972 while designing the firstelectronic mail} program, chose the commercial at symbol "@" to separate the user name from the computer name.
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25pm Yn dychwelyd yr wythnos hon ac yn agosau at y jacpot mae Arwel Davies o Gaerfyrddin a Gwydion Jones o Abertawe a bydd tad-cu ac wyr yn cystadlu hefyd sef Raymond Tomlinson a Mark Roberts o Fethesda.
Recognizing individuals who made outstanding technological, commercial, or policy advances and helped to expand the Internet's reach: Mitchell Baker, Tim Berners-Lee, Robert Cailliau, Van Jacobson, Lawrence Landweber, Paul Mockapetris, Craig Newmark, Raymond Tomlinson, Linus Torvalds, and Philip Zimmermann.
BBN Technologies, a leading provider of advanced technology and research and development, is proud to announce the naming of Raymond Tomlinson, a principal engineer at BBN, as a recipient of the 2004 IEEE Internet Award for his vital role in the conceptualization, implementation and standardization of network email.