Google Lifts the Turing Award Into Nobel Territory – NYTimes.com

So cool to see that the unsung (or partially sung) heroes of the tech community getting the recognition they deserved.   The surprise is that Intel withdrew while Google stepped up and quadrupled the award from $260K to $1M, putting the Turing in the same class as the Nobel prize.

Google Lifts the Turing Award Into Nobel Territory – NYTimes.com.

Thanks to Bits