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Old 13th June, 2012, 04:24 PM
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Linux creator Linus Torvalds shares Millennium Technology Prize

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Linus Torvalds, creator of Linux, has been named joint winner of the 2012 Millennium Technology Prize.

He shares the honour with Dr Shinya Yamanaka, a stem cell scientist.

Technology Academy Finland said Mr Torvalds's achievements had "had a great impact on shared software development, networking and the openness of the web".
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BBC News - Linux creator Linus Torvalds shares Millennium Technology Prize
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My warmest congratulations to you both. Thank you. Mr Torvalds, You've moved my life a step closer to what I wanted it to be....

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