Claude Shannon, geek


(Andy Wootton) #1

The man who is mostly to blame for computer science was one of us:

I think his theory is about ‘data’ rather than ‘information’ but I’m not sure that the distinction was as clear then as it is now.


(Andy Wootton) #3

I copied this to Slack so the thread can be deleted, as there was no conversation. I can’t delete the original message.