Larry Tesler, inventor of cut, copy, paste dies at 74

Larry Tesler, inventor of cut, copy, paste dies at 74

Lawrence Gordon Tesler, an American computer scientist whose accomplishments include inventing the cut, copy, and paste command has died at the age of 74.
He was a graduate of Stanford University who specialized in human-computer interaction. Tesler, who was known for his excellent skills while working with Amazon, Apple, and Yahoo died on Monday, February 17. He was also a former researcher at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center where he spent part of his career.
Announcing his death on Twitter, Xerox wrote: “The inventor of cut/copy & paste, find & replace, and more, was former Xerox researcher Larry Tesler. Your workday is easier thanks to his revolutionary ideas. Larry passed away on Monday, so please join us in celebrating him.”
Source: Guardian Newspaper