Browser project wins Young Scientist awardFriday 10 January 2003 20.32
Adann Osmani, a 16-year-old student from St Finnian's College in Mullingar, County Westmeath has won the Young Scientist of the Year competition.
His winning entry incorporates a new type of browser for speeding up internet usage by 400%.
The judges described his achievement and depth of knowledge as far in advance of his years.
The project includes an animated character using human speech to read out web pages.