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

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online 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. His passing was confirmed to Associated Press (AP) Technology Writer Michael Liedtke by the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, where he had been a fellow since 2005. The museum said they had been...

2013-06-29 23:16:01

Updated EzCheckPrinting software is giving customers back their independence by offering this check writer at $0 cost through TrialPay. Download and try this software at http://www.halfpricesoft.com. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 Independence Day is near, and with it comes new updates to ezCheckPrinting check writer from Halfpricesoft.com and even better, is it is being offered at $0 through online special offer for the holiday weekend. Customers can take back their independence and...

2013-06-14 23:00:44

Arecibo Observatory catches the most detailed radar images ever of asteroid 1998 QE2 and its newly-discovered moon as they safely pass our planet. Arecibo, Puerto Rico (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Arecibo Observatory continues to take radar images of asteroid 1998 QE2 and its moon as the space rock sails safely passed earth this week. The images show a dark cratered asteroid 3 kilometers across (1.9 miles) with a companion moon 750 meters (2,500 feet) in size. The asteroid and its moon passed 6...

2013-06-13 23:22:13

First-ever global conference on wellness tourism designed to be “defining moment” for growing travel category, showcasing its economic potential for key ministries, public and private stakeholders worldwide. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 The Global Wellness Tourism Congress (GWTC) today announced that a heavy-hitter lineup of speakers is confirmed for its first-ever conference, which will be held in New Delhi, India, on October 5, 2013. The Congress will feature tourism...

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