Larry Tesler, who invented cut-copy-paste has died at 74
Thu, Feb 20, 2020, 04:10 PM
Larry Tesler, the inventor of cut, copy & paste, find & replace, and more has passed away at the age of 74. Born on April 24, 1945, in New York, United States, he was an American computer scientist. He had the experience of working in various fields of human-computer interaction like Xerox PARC, Apple, Amazon, and Yahoo. An icon of early computing, he worked in Silicon Valley in the early 1960s and then he came out with innovations that included the cut, copy and paste commands.