Apps | Mobile | Alerts
 

The man who came up with the computer mouse has died

(Susan Parker)
(Susan Parker)
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 7/03/2013 8:56 pm
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (AP) - The inventor of the computer mouse has died.

Doug Engelbart also developed early versions of email, word processing programs and the Internet.

The Computer History Museum, where he'd been a fellow since 2005, says he died early today at the age of 88.

The museum, in Mountain View, Calif., learned of his death from Engelbart's daughter -- in an e-mail.
 
Share
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.

Copyright © 2009–2014 WTVA Inc. | Terms Of Use | Privacy | EEO Report | FCC Public Inspection File