With the word “pen” the image of the stick appears in the brain, with which you have to poke around on the touch-sensitive device screen. For some people even the sausage is enough for this, but the Hong Kong designer Mike Mak decided to press on the older generation feelings and invented the pen-cursor, which was in Mac OS 9.
Who remembers them now …
Pens are available in two versions: the arrow and the hand.
One of the pen surfaces is covered with the magnetic powder which allows the pen to supplant the refrigerant magnets and holders for Flipcharts.
And if you have a Smart Cover, then everything appears in a stylish way.
There are two opinions about who had invented the computer mouse. Some confirm that it was born in the Xerox laboratories, others nod to Apple. All of them are wrong. The mouse pointing device was invented by Douglas Carl Engelbart in 1964 at the Stanford Research Institute cathedra by the development of the operating system oN-Line System. During the work on the NLS the concept of “windows” interface appeared, and the mouse was established as one of the possible manipulators for work with windows.