Archive for July, 2013

Douglas Engelbart, Father of the Computer Mouse, Dead at 88

Douglas Engelbart, best known as the inventor of the computer mouse, has died at age 88. Engelbart made numerous contributions to the computing industry, pioneering the way for technologies we take for granted today. The Verge: Perhaps the pioneer’s most well-known moment came on December 19th, 1968, when he demonstrated the “mouse” — an unheard […]

July 8th, 2013