Doug Engelbart

Inventing the Mouse

April 12, 2013 // 0 Comments

The short story of how Doug Engelbart invented the computer mouse, and why. Includes photos with links to historic video footage. Written by his daughter and long-time business partner Christina Engelbart. [Continue Reading]

Dreams About How The World Could Be

February 6, 2010 // 3 Comments

Guest author Gardner Campbell commemorates the NMC Fellows Award presentation to Doug Engelbart June 2009, with his uncanny sense of articulating with poetic sincerity the very core of Doug’s vision and passion. “Always, the goal was to enable us to identify, harness, and raise our collective IQ. The idea was to augment human intellects one by one, but by means of a fine tracing of mental and spiritual connections from which would emerge a true “capability infrastructure” to prepare us for the dangers, questions, and opportunities we would encounter as civilization continues to develop.” [Continue Reading]