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* [http://www.dougengelbart.org/firsts/dougs-1968-demo.html Doug Engelbart Institute, "Doug's 1968 Demo"].  You may want to focus on the [http://dougengelbart.org/events/1968-demo-highlights.html highlights] or the [http://sloan.stanford.edu/MouseSite/1968Demo.html annotated clips].
 
* [http://www.dougengelbart.org/firsts/dougs-1968-demo.html Doug Engelbart Institute, "Doug's 1968 Demo"].  You may want to focus on the [http://dougengelbart.org/events/1968-demo-highlights.html highlights] or the [http://sloan.stanford.edu/MouseSite/1968Demo.html annotated clips].
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Mother_of_All_Demos Wikipedia's page on "The Mother of all Demos"]
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Mother_of_All_Demos Wikipedia's page on "The Mother of all Demos"]
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==Discussion Questions==
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* What was surprising about what was demoed at the time?  Compare what was shown to the then state of the art.
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* What innovations are commonplace?  What never caught on?
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* How did the video and audio integrate with the computer system?
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* What was the intended audience of this demo?

Latest revision as of 10:19, 11 September 2019

Readings

The Mother of All Demos:

Discussion Questions

  • What was surprising about what was demoed at the time? Compare what was shown to the then state of the art.
  • What innovations are commonplace? What never caught on?
  • How did the video and audio integrate with the computer system?
  • What was the intended audience of this demo?