Doug Engelbart | The Economist.

 

[I have never before posted a obituary on an IP blog.  However read this obit.  This man in 1968 helped develop the “mouse”, “windows” and the internet itself, including primitive email. Computers and the net as he envisioned in the 1960s was about sharing knowledge.  As the article notes, the vapidity of Facebook in the 2000s would have disappointed him.  DrS]

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