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Meet Alan Emtage, the Black Technologist Who Invented ARCHIE, the First Internet Search Engine | February 21, 2017
Internet | Technology | Black History Month
Courtesy Alan Emtage
At a time when “googling” has become the generic term for conducting an
internet search, it can be hard to remember that search had a long
history before Google came along.But
it’s worth revisiting that past during Black History Month, because the
pre-Google era saw one of the most momentous black contributions to the
development of the internet: the invention of internet search itself,
by Alan Emtage. Read more...