The Secret Histories of Those @#$%ing Computer Symbols

They are road signs for your daily rituals-the instantly recognized symbols and icons you press, click, and ogle countless times a day when you interact with your computer. But how much do you know about their origins?

Gizmodo takes us down the road to some of the origins of symbols used in computing.
http://gizmodo.com/5612630/the-secret-histories-of-those-ing-computer-symbols

They are road signs for your daily rituals-the instantly recognized symbols and icons you press, click, and ogle countless times a day when you interact with your computer. But how much do you know about their origins?

Gizmodo takes us down the road to some of the origins of symbols used in computing.
http://gizmodo.com/5612630/the-secret-histories-of-those-ing-computer-symbols