Published on March 10, 2014
The Computer History Timeline
•1812 – Charles Babbage began designing the “Difference Machine”, which is considered one of the first programmable computers. •1820s – Charles Babbage completed his designs on the “Difference Machine”.
1830s – Designs for the “Analytical Engine” were made by Charles Babbage. 1839 – Photography was invented by Louis Daguerre and William Henry Fox. 1876 – Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone.
1895 – The movie projector was invented by the Lumiere brothers.
1906 – The “Vacuum Tube” was invented. 1923 – The first television picture was transmitted by John Logie Baird. 1945 – 1946 – The ENIAC was invented by John Mauchly and J. Presper Eckert. This was the first noteworthy modern computer.
1947 – The transistor was invented by John Bardeen, William Shockley and Walter Brattain. 1952 – The first mass produced computer was made and sold by the IBM Company.
1954 – The silicon transistor was created. 1964 – Computer systems that use icons, windows and a mouse were designed by Douglas Engelbart.
1971 – The microprocessor was invented by Ted Hoff. 1976 – The first “Apple” computer was invented by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.
1981 – The “Personal Computer” was released by the IBM Company.
. 1983 – The “Apple Lisa” personal computer was released by the Apple Company.
1989 – The “World Wide Web” was invented by Tim Berners-Lee. 2008 – More than 300,000 computers were shipped around the world.
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