10 biggest advances in computers

Timeline created by casmith15
  • IBM introduces the electric typewriter

    IBM introduces the electric typewriter
    I think this is important cause it was our first typing mechanism.
  • Konrad Zuse completes his Z1 calculating machine

    Konrad Zuse completes his Z1 calculating machine
    This was a very important event in history because it was our first real break through in calculating numbers using a computer.
  • Magnetic memory is created.

    Magnetic memory is created.
    I thought this was really important for our sociecty because it was our first real breakthrough in magnetic computer technology
  • The space war game was invented

    The space war game was invented
    I thought this was extremely important cause it was our very first computer game invented.
  • Floppy desk was invented

    Floppy desk was invented
    This was our first external way of saving things.
  • Wordstar was invented

    Wordstar was invented
    I thought this was a very important event because it was our first word processing program.
  • First personal computer was invented by IBM

    First personal computer was invented by IBM
    This was important because it is our very first personal computer.
  • Apple Lisa computer was invented

    Apple Lisa computer was invented
    This is our very first Apple computer.
  • Toy Story was made

    Toy Story was made
    This was an important event because it was the first fully coputer generated movie.
  • DVDs were invented

    DVDs were invented
    This was our first way of puting a movie or music on a disk without it having to be a large record.