Turing Award Won by Co-Inventor of Ethernet Technology

In June 1972, Bob Metcalfe, a 26-year-old engineer fresh out of graduate school, joined a new research lab in Palo Alto, Calif., as it set out to build something that…

Richard Tait, Co-Inventor of the Board Game Cranium, Dies at 58

Mr. Tait studied computer science as an undergraduate at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh before moving to the United States, where he earned a master’s degree at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of…

David Boggs, Co-Inventor of Ethernet, Dies at 71

After his parents divorced, David Boggs grew up in Washington with his mother, Jane (McCallum) Boggs, and his older brother, Walter. The three of them lived in his grandmother’s house,…