Cerf


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Cerf

 (sûrf), Bennett Alfred 1898-1971.
American editor and publisher. Known for his love of puns, he was also a panelist on the television show What's My Line? (1951-1971).

Cerf

 (sûrf), Vinton Gray Born 1943.
American computer scientist who, as a codesigner of TCP/IP, played an important role in developing the internet.
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Cerf

(sɜrf)

n.
Bennett (Alfred), 1898–1971, U.S. book publisher.
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References in classic literature ?
"Daim is the French for deer, and cerf for stag; elan is the true term, when one would speak of an elk."
"The deer is swift, but weak; the elk is swift, but strong; and the son of 'Le Serpent' is 'Le Cerf Agile' Has he leaped the river to the woods?"
Athos and D'Artagnan meet once more at the Hostelry of the Corne du Cerf
why, this is the tavern of the Corne du Cerf, I think," said D'Artagnan.
Indeed, he often spoke of him by the appellation of Le Cerf Agile, a name he had obtained by his activity."
Synopsis: Vint Cerf, co-creator of the Internet, tells how employees can work together more productively when technology allows them to do their jobs from almost anywhere.
"Be very thoughtful about the rules and regulations you adopt with the single market so that you don't foreclose the keys to a global market," Cerf, known as one of "fathers of the internet" and Google's chief internet evangelist, said during an event organised by the European Policy Centre (EPC).
The CERF provides financial assistance to military families who need help paying for auto repairs, housing, medical bills and utilities.
When Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer bought the Modern Library from Horace Liveright in 1925, one of their first decisions was to add a title by Willa Cather in their series.
The event will begin with a school debate where Dr Vint Cerf will meet with 250 high school pupils from across Scotland to debate the future of the internet.
"The Internet is under threat" from proposals at the WCIT, Cerf said at the Usenix LISA (Large Installation System Administration) conference in San Diego on Wednesday.
CERF was created by the UN General Assembly in 2006 to help people affected by sudden-onset disasters and neglected emergencies.