Diffusion Science radio: Douglas Engelbart - Inventing the 21st Century

Douglas Engelbart - Inventing the 21st Century

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Douglas Engelbart invented the 21st Century! In 1968 his Mother of All Demos showed how together work in social networks, using computer screens with graphic user interface, mouse, word processors, hyperlinks, online document sharing and video-conferencing, as part of his plan to Augment Human Intelligence.
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June 19, 2023
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