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PRZ Wins One

John Young <[email protected]> writes:

>    PRZ is awarded a 1995 Chrysler Award for Innovation in
>    Design, says a $40,000 full-page ad in The NYT today, with
>    a brief citation:
>       Philip Zimmermann is the designer of Pretty Good Privacy
>       (PGP), an E-mail encryption software. Thanks to the
>       algorithms of PGP, which was released to the public as
>       free software in 1991, E-mail messages can be sent
>       securely all over the world without the risk of
>       interception by any third party.
>    No mention of the free-world leader's sword poised to
>    decapitalize the public-spirited designer to protect IC
>    hegemony.

No need. The implied vote of support is quite clear.

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