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Weiser is the name of two towns in the United States:

Several individuals have the surname Weiser:

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Peter M. Weiser - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (468 words)
Weiser was born in Pennsylvania of German parentage, the son of John Phillip Weiser.
During the winter of 1805-06 while the expedition was at Fort Clatsop, Weiser was a member of the salt-making detail on the Oregon coast.
In 1807 Weiser, along with Corps of Discovery members John Potts and John Colter, joined the party of Spanish fur trapper Manuel Lisa on the Upper Missouri River.
Mark Weiser - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (241 words)
Mark Weiser (July 23, 1952 - April 27, 1999) was a chief scientist of Xerox PARC and widely considered to be the father of Ubiquitous computing (also known as Ubicomp) and Calm technology:
While Weiser worked for a variety of computer related startups, his seminal work was in the field of ubiquitous computing while leading the computer science laboratory at PARC, which he joined in 1987.
In addition to computer science, Weiser was also the drummer in the first band to perform live on the Internet, Severe Tire Damage.
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