You've Never Heard of Tech Legend Bob
WIREDYou've Never Heard of Tech Legend Bob Taylor, But He Invented 'Almost Everything'WIREDIn 1961, as a project manager at NASA, Taylor directed funding to computer scientist Douglas Engelbart, who used the money, in part, to invent the computer mouse. Five years later, at Arpa (now Darpa), Taylor kick-started the internet when he convinced ...
Posted on 21 April 2017 | 9:04 am
Sıkça kullandığımız teknoloji
CNN TürkSıkça kullandığımız teknoloji terimleri nereden geliyor?CNN TürkAslında gerçekten böyle olabilir ama fareyi icat eden adam Douglas Engelbart ismin kaynağı hakkında biraz farklı konuşuyor. Bu konu sorulduğunda "Neden fare denildiğini gerçekten bilmiyorum. En başta öyle dendi ve biz de değiştirmedik." şeklinde cevap ...
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 9:07 am
Robert Taylor, um dos pioneiros na criação
TecmundoRobert Taylor, um dos pioneiros na criação da internet, morre aos 85 anosCanaltechEm 1961, enquanto atuava como diretor de projetos para a agência espacial norte-americana (NASA), ele soube sobre o trabalho de Douglas Engelbart, que na época explorava formas de interação homem-máquina. Taylor decidiu investir dinheiro nos ...Pioneiro da internet, Robert Taylor falece aos 85 anosIstoeUm dos criadores da internet, Robert Taylor morre aos 85 anosOptclean - A Tecnologia a Seu Alcance (Blogue)all 6 news articles »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 8:05 am
Internet Communications Visionary Robert
Internet Communications Visionary Robert Taylor, 85MediaPost CommunicationsAs for his role in the development of the mouse, Taylor was a project manager at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in Washington in 1961 when he “decided to pump more money” into work Douglas C. Engelbart was doing at Stanford ...and more »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 6:15 am
Tech wrap: Apple iCar?; Microsoft users safe
New York TimesTech wrap: Apple iCar?; Microsoft users safe from NSA; PC pioneer dies; Facebook targets fake accountsWRAL Tech WireIn 1961, Taylor was a project manager for NASA when he directed funding to Douglas Engelbart at the Stanford Research Institute, who helped develop the modern computer mouse. Taylor was working for the Pentagon's Advanced Research Projects Agency ...Testing of Autonomous Vehicles - DMV - State of CaliforniaDMV - State of CaliforniaApple has an official permit to test self-driving cars in California, DMV confirmsBusiness InsiderApple Said to Near Road Tests of Self-Driving Car SoftwareBloombergBusiness Insiderall 440 news articles »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 3:35 am
Moore’s Law at 50: Its past and its future
For as long or longer than most of us can remember, progress in computing has been measured against Moore's Law, and we have benefited from the massive resulting explosion in devices and applications. With the law about to reach 50, doubts grow about how much longer it can go. But this might not mean a slowdown in progress.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:54 am
12 Smartphone Keyboards That Are Trying to
You know what’s weird? Typing on your phone. We use two thumbs to peck out words on a keyboard designed for ten fingers—a keyboard designed to be slow. You know what’s weirder? Smartphone keyboards designed to trump our flawed typing standard. Here are 12 of them. Read more...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 12:42 pm
Historic tech demo turned into an opera at
Douglas Engelbart's historic 1968 demo of early computer technology has been made recreated at Stanford, with a twist.
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 8:07 pm
Historic 1968 Tech Demo Now an Opera
A 1968 technology demonstration by Doug Engelbart is now a technology-infused music/video performance.
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 10:58 am
The mother of all tech demos becomes an
1968 is when it all changed. On December 9 that year, Douglas Engelbart, a computer scientist at Stanford Research Center, made a 90-minute video presentation that revolutionized the world of computers. He didn't show up on stage at the Computer Conf...
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 6:42 pm
Windows 95: New Ways of Interacting Show
This all changed in the 1970s, with Ivan Sutherland’s work with Sketchpad and the use of lightpens to control CRT displays, Douglas Engelbart’s development of the computer mouse, and the Xerox PARC research team’s creation of the Windows Icon Menu ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:55 am
Windows 95 turns 20
This all changed in the 1970s, with Ivan Sutherland’s work with Sketchpad and the use of lightpens to control CRT displays, Douglas Engelbart’s development of the computer mouse, and the Xerox Parc research team’s creation of the Windows Icon Menu ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:11 pm
50 years ago today the word “hypertext”
It was only after the talk that Bob Taylor came up to me, whom I did not know, and asked me if I had heard of Douglas Engelbart [Engelbart was an early computer pioneer, best known for inventing word processing, multiple windows on a screen, and the mouse ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 5:00 pm
The computer mouse has served for decades,
Until that 2005 interview, it had generally been agreed upon that the fathers of the mouse were Douglas Engelbart and Bill English of the Stanford Research Institute. Quite separately, the pair had created a similar ball-based device with one major ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Douglas Engelbart’s Unfinished Revolution
Engelbart’s ideas revolutionized computing and helped shape the modern world. Peripheral vision: Engelbart rehearses for the “mother of all demos.” Doug Engelbart knew that his obituaries would laud him as “Inventor of the Mouse.” I can see him ...
Posted on 28 July 2013 | 5:06 pm
Resolved Question: Who built the first
Posted on 5 March 2010 | 11:31 am
Resolved Question: Can you please help me
What important contributions were made to the history of computer
1. Ada Lovelace
2. Herman Hollererith
3. Vannevar Bush
4. Douglas EngelBart
5. Steve Jobs
Posted on 26 November 2009 | 1:50 pm
Resolved Question: Who invented the computer
the computer mouse
Posted on 27 October 2009 | 3:19 am
Resolved Question: Who Invented the Computer
Who Invented the Computer Mouse
Posted on 13 September 2009 | 8:15 am
Resolved Question: Who is the inventor of
I am confused. Some says douglas engelbart and it is on wikipidia. But in many gk books i found wilium bil english. I need it coz i am in a quize compitition. If you can also answer my other to questions below because they are also confusing.
* wher is the computer musium (some people says its in paris but i found its in uk's atlanta in the book)
* how many seats are ther in uropean parliament at preasent (be 100% sure about the preasent condition)
and* who was the youngest player of t20 world cup.
Posted on 16 July 2009 | 2:45 am