[PLUG-TALK] Creator of Grid Computer's Compass Dies

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Sat Aug 27 06:32:11 PDT 2016


   John Ellenby who founded Grid Computer and lead the team that developed
the first clamshell laptop computer (Compass) has died at the age of 75.

<http://tinyurl.com/zhhxm6r>

   Most of us are probably more familiar with Alan Kay and the Kaypro laptop
and Compaq's luggable with the 5" green screen.

Rich



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