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Old 5th Jun 2021, 3:04 pm   #8
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Default Re: Control-C, etc

Originally Posted by Malcolm G6ANZ View Post
It was Larry Tesler who invented ctrl c and ctrl v etc

Xerox PARC was massively important in the development of modern desktop computing, which is odd for a company which was primarily a photocopier manufacturer. Both Windows and the Mac interface were pretty much stolen from Xerox designs, and they also developed Ethernet, initially as a fast interface for their high end laser printers.
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