Biographies

Important and influential men who changed the world.

Personal history of the inventor of copy and paste

„From 1968 to 1970, I sometimes pasted up a quarterly catalog for a local nonprofit. While “cutting and pasting” with blades and glue, I imagined an interactive page makeup system that would simplify the process“, wrote Larry Tesler, the computer scientist who’s credited in history as the inventor of cut/copy and paste feature, in his …

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The mystery of a troll who made r/the_donald subreddit

There is a shadowy figure lurking somewhere on the internet. Mysterious man in his thirties. Not much is known about this man, but one thing is certain – he spends disturbing amount of time online. He is a master troll who has multiple accounts on various social media platforms, and although his internet persona is …

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How a boy smuggled across the Berlin wall became co-founder of Youtube

Introducing How a boy smuggled across the Berlin wall became co-founder of Youtube This is an intimate biography  of Jawed Karim, from the time when he was smuggled across the Berlin Wall as a baby, till the time he co-founded Youtube. THE LIFE Somewhere in the 70’s in East Germany,  Bangladeshi student Naimul Karim managed to ask …

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