Steve Kirsch

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Steve KirschName: Steven Todd Kirsch

Born: December 24, 1956, in Los Angeles, California, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American computer scientist, serial entrepreneur and philanthropist.
  • Known for inventing the optical mouse.
  • Founder of numerous companies including Mouse Systems, Frame Technology Corp., Infoseek, Propel, Abaca, OneID, and CoinTrust.

Honors and awards

  • National Caring Award from the Caring Institute (2003).

Quotes

Who filed a $2.2 trillion lawsuit against fax.com for sending unsolicited fax advertisements:
"I'd be very happy if we just got $100 billion."

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