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The inventor of email, Ray Tomlinson, died at the age of 74. The reason behind his death was an apparent heart attack. Have you sent a handwritten letter for your professional or personal communication lately? Of course you haven’t. Writing letter is so old fashioned compared to the entire modern email thing, right? Thanks to Raymond Samuel Tomlinson, the inventor of email, who has enabled us to ditch the out-of-date pen and paper. Ray Tomlinson was a computing legend who sent the first email in 1971. He was a computer programmer ...