Ted Nelson


Inventor of Hypertext

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do."
-Ted Nelson

Theodor Holm "Ted" Nelson is an American pioneer of information techonology, philosopher, and sociologist. He is most well known for coining the terms hypertext and hypermedia. He has also coined the terms transclusion and virtuality.

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