Mark Weiser

Mark Weiser

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Mark D. Weiser was a chief scientist at Xerox PARC in the United States. Weiser is widely considered to be the father of ubiquitous computing, a term he coined in 1988. Weiser was born in Harvey to David W. Weiser and Audra H. Weiser. He was a descendant of Conrad Weiser. Weiser entered New College of Florida in 1970, but did not remain at that institution to graduate. He studied Computer and Communication Science at the University of Michigan, receiving an M.A. in 1977 and a Ph.D. in 1979. He was known to comment that he bypassed the Bachelor's degree on the way to his Ph.D. He then spent eight years teaching computer science at the University of Maryland, College Park.show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • String Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136232413
  • 9786136232416