June 14, 2021

SpywareNews.com

Dedicated Forum to help removing adware, malware, spyware, ransomware, trojans, viruses and more!

Beyond the Grunts and Clicks: An Exploration into Doing Things the Hard Way

Beyond the Grunts and Clicks: An Exploration into Doing Things the Hard Way

Winter Break Of Code Day Nineteen

Beyond the Grunts and Clicks: An Exploration into Doing Things the Hard Way

I recently had the opportunity to listen to another amazing podcast from 99% Invisible, a program about “design, architecture and the 99% invisible activity that shapes our world.” It got me thinking about how my world is shaped by the way I engage with computers. The podcast is a story about a computer scientist named Doug Engelbart who was, in essence, a crazy brilliant genius. He thought of ways to change how we interacted with computers and, most famously, was the inventor of the computer mouse. He also invented a specialized companion device to the mouse that worked like the one-hand equivalent of a keyboard.