Al Gore's time has come. Vint Cerf will honor Al Gore for his contributions in the creation of the Internet. Gore will be honored with an internet lifetime achievement award from the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences in an award ceremony on June 6th. The details of Gore's contributions are not described in great detail, but include support for funding the development of the Internet while a congressman.
Vint Cerf, undisputedly one of the Internet's key inventors, will give Gore the award at a June 6 ceremony in New York.
"He is indeed due some thanks and consideration for his early contributions," Cerf said.