Nightly News   |  July 03, 2013

Douglas Engelbart, inventor of computer mouse, dies at 88

Douglas Engelbart, the visionary who created the mouse we all use at our desktop computers, has died of kidney failure at his home in Atherton, Calif. The mouse was just one of Engelbart’s important contributions to computer science. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> the man who converted mouse from rodent to computer part has died. he invented the mouse, sdodoug engelbart. the mouse was just one of his projects that changed computing forever.