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Douglas Engelbart, The Man Behind The Mouse, Dies
2013-07-04 07:15:30

Dr. Douglas Engelbart, the man who invented the computer mouse and reportedly developed early incarnations of email and word processing software, died Wednesday in his Atherton, California home at the age of 88.

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2010-03-10 06:35:00

A Microsoft Corp researcher won one of technology's most coveted prizes on Tuesday after he designed and built what is widely considered the first modern personal computer.

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2008-12-09 13:54:30

The computer mouse is celebrating its 40th birthday today.

2008-12-08 23:01:00

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2008-09-24 00:00:15

By Simon Usborne Technological innovations are changing the way we use computers.


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quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.