April 19 – computer mice

Pictured is a red computer mouse. Theyre measured in a unit of mickeys.

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Pictured is a red computer mouse. They’re measured in a unit of “mickeys.”

By: Dylan DaCunha, Editor

Scientists measure the speed of computer mice in “Mickeys.” A British scientist invented the device in 1946, but didn’t coin the term.