Anything for home user and not the technical one??

g geleem at bellsouth.net
Sat Jul 24 19:53:59 UTC 2010


Parshwa Murdia wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 24, 2010 at 2:58 PM, Tim <ignored_mailbox at yahoo.com.au> wrote:
> 
>>>> The aptly named WIMP interface predates both of them.  Hint:  Lisa.
> 
>> g:
>>> 'apple lisa' is the system i was referencing to.
> 
>> A second hint:  Xerox.
> 
> 
> Xerox Parc.

Xerox Parc, is actually _where_ Xerox Alto, 1973, was developed.

  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xerox_Alto

and had a good lead on Apple Lisa, 1983.

  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_lisa


see also;

  old computers time line
  http://www.old-computers.com/history/timeline.asp

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peace out.

tc,hago.

g
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