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Computer Scientist Bill Joy.

Bill Joy. He's a founder and Vice President of Research and Development for Sun Microsystems, one of the most innovative and successful computer companies. He imagines the computer of 14 years from now, a machine he calls the "2001 computer." It will be a phenomenally fast machine (128,000 times the speed of current computers), with a memory capacity the equivalent of 300,000 books, all fitting into the size of a sugar cube. (Interview with Sedge Thomson)

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Other segments from the episode on August 18, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 18, 1989: Interview with Bill Joy; Commentary on Robert Johnson; Interview with Kathleen Meyer; Commentary on expatriates sharing language and music.

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