The Fathers of Computing - Father of the Mouse

By Debra Donston  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Print this article Print
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Father of the Mouse: Douglas Engelbart

Engelbart was a pioneer in the areas of human-computer interaction, hypertext, networking and GUIs, but he is perhaps best known for inventing the computer mouse (patented in 1970).

eWEEK honors the founding fathers of the computing industry.

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