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UK laptop designer Bill Moggridge dies of cancer aged 69

If you have a laptop..it is down to this man..

10:07 pm on Sep 10, 2012 (gmt 0)

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Bill Moggridge, a British industrial designer who created the original computer laptop shape, has died.

His computer, the Grid Compass, was designed in 1979 and initially used by the American military. It retailed at $8,150 (5,097) and was installed on board the space shuttle Discovery.


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