CAMBRIDGE, Mass.— A former Massachusetts Institute of Technology computer science and electrical engineering professor who helped usher in the personal computing age has died. The university says Robert Fano died July 13 in Florida. He was on MIT's faculty from 1947 until 1984.. » Read More
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