Y2K/Millenium Bug/1999-2000 computer crash by Daniel, Shannon, and Colbi By Gifted Classes Jan 1, 1999 Start Fixing the Computers! As early as the1980s, computer companies started fixing the computers to avoid the millinium bug.A spall patch was developed that reset the date field for all computers. Jan 1, 1999 Freak out!!!!!!!!!!!! The year has come! As soon as it is new year, the world may end! May 3, 1999 Frightening News People were afraid that the world would end in the year 2000 because their computers would not recognize the date 00. Aug 21, 1999 Where's the money?! People thought that when the computers crashed, that money from the investors will disappear since computers would "think" that "00" would mean 1900 and money was not used then. Dec 31, 1999 Almost There! It was almost time for the new year, and everyone was hoping their computers wouldn't crash and the world wouldn't end. Dec 31, 1999 Midnight forever! In the midnight of December 31,1999, people still thought that the world was going to end,and the world will go dark. Jan 1, 2000 The crash is avoided! Everyone celebrates a happy new year and a new century with the world still spinning and our electricity working.Yay!