@djsumdog @Mainebot @CobaltVelvet and before that Sun mouse, there was the Xerox 8010 mouse, which didn't require a mouse pad, just a reasonable textured surface (like, say, the leg of your jeans, which was a lot more comfortable in the dark ages before keyboard trays were invented).
relevant thread for you @bitsofbas? 😂
The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!