Artifact Details

Title

PowerPoint demonstration : Overhead Projectors

Catalog Number

102740036

Type

Moving image

Date

2015-03-30

Participants

Austin, Dennis, Panelist; Demonstrator
Dennis, Eric, Videographer
Plutte, Jon, Media Director

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, California

Format

MOV

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

Dennis Austin, co-designer and lead developer of PowerPoint 1.0 and lead on later versions of PowerPoint, briefly demonstrates the use of overhead projectors for speaker presentations. PowerPoint 1.0 for Mac was made to generate overhead presentations. Austin discusses the practice of overhead presentations both before, and after, the existence of presentation software.

Category

Oral history

Subject

Software; presentation software; PowerPoint; Overhead Presentations; Overhead Projector; Demonstration

Collection Title

Oral history collection

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X7444.2015