The email has simplified how we communicate at work and play. Billions are sent every day and it’s free! A few days ago the venerated “Time Magazine” featured an interview with Thamilian, "Shiva Ayyadurai" aka "Dr Email."
Back in 1978 at the tender age of 14, he started work on the email system. By 1982 he was granted a copyright for the term EMAIL. Before you immerse yourself in the Time Magazine interview featured below, take a few minutes to watch the NDTV interview conducted a few months back.
Time Magazine Interview : http://techland.time.com/2011/11/15/the-man-who-invented-email