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Engelbart’s patent design for the first computer mouse.   He saw the future before everyone else, not to mention the collaborative Internet.  He just called it “bootstrapping.” The importance of Dr. Engelbart’s networking ideas was underscored in 1969, when his Augment NLS system became the application for which the forerunner of today’s Internet was created. RIP.
Engelbart’s patent design for the first computer mouse.   He saw the future before everyone else, not to mention the collaborative Internet.  He just called it “bootstrapping.” The importance of Dr. Engelbart’s networking ideas was underscored in 1969, when his Augment NLS system became the application for which the forerunner of today’s Internet was created. RIP.

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Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of four books.

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