[vcf-midatlantic] Bert Sutherland and Larry Tesler died this week

Jeffrey Brace jeffrey at vcfed.org
Wed Feb 19 10:41:43 EST 2020

It has been reported that these two people who were involved with some
important vintage computing history have died.

Burt Sutherland was a manager at Bolt, Baranek and Newman which helped
develop ARPANET, at Xerox PARC and later at Sun Microsystems. He
participated in the creation of Smalltalk, Java and Internet.

Larry Tesler had worked at Xerox PARC, Apple, Amazon and Yahoo!He was a
proponent of human-computer action and modeless software.

Jeff Brace
Vice President & Board Member, VCF East Showrunner
Vintage Computer Federation
jeffrey at vcfed.org

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