Computer program Sketchpad is written by Ivan Sutherland

Computer program Sketchpad is written by Ivan Sutherland

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It was written by American computer scientist Ivan Sutherland. It is considered to be the ancestor of modern computer-aided design (CAD) programs as well as a major breakthrough in the development of computer graphics in general. Sutherland demonstrated with Sketchpad that computer graphics could be used for both artistic and technical purposes.

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