Douglas Engelbart, Early Developer of the Computer Mouse, Dead at 88

k-xlarge (2)Douglas Engelbart, an internet pioneer and developer of the early computer mouse, passed away early this morning at the age of 88. Engelbart was involved in the development of the ARPANET—the precursor to the modern internet—and showed off hypertext long before most people had interacted with a computer, let alone touched a networked computer. On […]

from Gizmodo UK http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2013/07/douglas-engelbart-early-developer-of-the-computer-mouse-dead-at-88/

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