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What does HC stand for?

HC stands for Hypercard


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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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At educational computing conferences in the 1980s, enthusiasts pointed out that a prototype application of Brown University's Intermedia software (sadly, an example of visionary academic development which was left in the dust when a commercial counterpart, Hypercard, appeared) had no predetermined starting point and offered no preferred path through the massive quantities of text and images which it placed at the students' disposal.
HyperCard also allows the instructor to open a specific file in a supporting application such as a spreadsheet or graphics program with a mouse click rather than typing specific path names in hard disk directories while the class becomes distracted by something else.
Apple's HyperCard, which ships with every Macintosh, was one of the instances of prior art the PTO examiners somehow missed.
His interest and creativity in using HyperCard gained him the respect of teachers and students alike.