Communication and Technology

  • First Telegraph

    First Telegraph
    -Create by Samuel Soemmering
    -Was made with 35 wires with gold electrodes in water.
  • First QWERTY typewriter

    First QWERTY typewriter
    -Created by Christopher Sholes
    -Was created so the more common letters were not so close together
  • First telephone

    First telephone
  • Period: to

    Communication technology

  • First computer

    First computer
    -First computer was called ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer)
    -Was created for calculations for the “hydro bomb”
  • First colored tv

    First colored tv
    -this was the first successful coloured T.V. There were two prior attempts.
    -based on the 1947 patent application of Alfred Schroeder
  • First digital clock

    First digital clock
    -Created by Josef Pallweb
    -Digital clocks are the opposite of analogue clocks
  • First Satellite

    First Satellite
    -Launched by the Russians
    -weighed only 83.6 kg. Or 183.9 pounds and was 58 cm. or 22.8 inches in
  • First plasma tv

    First plasma tv
    this was the first successful coloured T.V. There were two prior attempts.
    -based on the 1947 patent application of Alfred Schroeder
  • First arcade game

    First arcade game
    -Named computer space
    -Created by Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dadney
  • First laptop

    First laptop
    -Designed by William Moggridge
    -Used by NASA for the space shuttle program
  • First Digital Camera

    First Digital Camera
    -created by Sony
    -was originally used by NASA to map the surface of the moon
  • First Ipod

    First Ipod
    -Jon Rubinstein was the chief engineer
    -Created by Apple Company