Everything Old Is New Again in Tech

Rob Hof

Sure wish I had been able to make this event last week in Silicon Valley, an introduction of John Markoff's new book on the PC industry, that apparently turned into a tribute to Doug Engelbart. He's the legendary inventor of the mouse and other seminal technologies, but since his groundbreaking Mother of All Demos in late 1968, he hasn't gotten much attention. I've always wondered why.

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