Tech Time Machine: 17 March

Humanity is great at building things, and it's equally adept at coming up with catchy names for them. Sometimes they appear out of the collective ether, while others, like cyberspace, are born in one man's mind.

Humanity is great at building things, and it's equally adept at coming up with catchy names for them. Sometimes they appear out of the collective ether, while others, like cyberspace, are born in one man's mind.

Today is the birthday of the man who coined the now inescapable term "cyberspace". Find out more on this edition of Tech Time Machine.

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