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  1. #1
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    Douglas Engelbart won't be pointing and clicking anytime soon.

    Last edited by PatsFan2003; 07-03-2013 at 10:07 PM.

  2. #2
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    RIP Mr. Mouse...
    "I would not join any club that would have someone like me for a member." - Groucho Marx

  3. #3
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    Probably killed himself trying to use windows eight.
    I've got binders full of women
    and a one point plan.

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    How horrible. He was so young.
    "Jesus is ideal and wonderful, but you Christians -- you are not like him."

    -Gandhi

  5. #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wounded Bear View Post
    How horrible. He was so young.
    He certainly lead a good life. There's a long demo associated with him that shows how amazing his vision. His mouse is purely a mechanical device that looks like he made in a garage. He's showing point and click techniques with bit-mapped devices during a time when most people were using terminals that displayed ascii text.

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