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Sunday, September 11, 2011

Doug Engelbart & Ted Nelson

Doug Engelbart, inventor of (amongst many) the mouse, windows and hypermedia.
Good page where most information on Doug Engelbart can be found.
Some pictures on the most significant invention from Engelbart.
Short tribute video on Engelbart.

Ted Nilson, pioneer of information technoloy.
Coined terms such as, "hypertext" and "hypermedia".
Some short information about Ted Nelson and his most important contributions.
Ted Nelson demonstrates his biggest project ever, Xanadu.

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for tracking these down Johanna. I like the way you alternated the layout of the photos with Engelbart on the left and Nelson on the right. It provides a nice visual balance.