Computer Evolution

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  • ENIAC

    During World War II in1946, the first computer was created by J. Presper Eckert and John Mauchly. It is most known as the ENIAC, which stands for Electronic Numerical Integrator And Calculator.
  • SEAC

    SEAC (Standards Eastern Automatic Computer) was the first computer to use all-diode logic, a technology more reliable than vacuum tubes, and the first stored-program computer completed in the United States.
  • UNIVAC

    The UNIVAC I ,UNIVersal Automatic Computer, was the first commercial computer produced in the United States, by the same creators of the ENIAC.
  • Transitor Computer

    The first transistor computer was a computer which used transistors instead of vacuum tubes and generated large amounts of heat. It was created in 1953 by the Manchester University.
  • TRADIC

    TRADIC is the first fully transitorized computer , which stands for TRAnisitor DIgital Computer. It has been said that it was the first machine to use all transitors and no vaccum tubes.
  • SAGE

    SAGE — Semi-Automatic Ground Environment — linked hundreds of radar stations in the United States and Canada in the first large-scale computer communications network. An operator directed actions by touching a light gun to the screen.
  • First Transitor Circuit

    Jack Kilby, and Engineer at Texas Instruments created the first Transitor Curcuit
  • IBM

    IBM ships the help in the Data Processing System using devices including transistors and the new generation of IBM Hard Discs.
  • Mouse

    As a graduate student in electrical engineering at UC Berkeley after World War II, Doug Engelbart created the first mouse for computers.
  • Mini Computer

    DEC PDP-8 computer, is the most important small computer of the 1960's. It was the least expensive general purpose computer on the market.
  • ARPANET

    The Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET), was the world's first operational packet switching network and the core network of a set that came to compose the global Internet.
  • APPLE

    Apple Inc., is a multinational corporation that creates consumer electronics, computer software, and commercial servers. Founders Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak effectively created Apple Computer.
  • First Laptop

    The Osborne 1 was the fisrt laptop ever created and was released in 1981.
  • DELL

    Dell Inc. an American multinational information technology corporation that develops, sells and supports computers and related products and services. Michael Dell, the founder of this company, owns one of the largest technological corporations in the world,
  • C64

    Commodore 64 (C64) was released with housands of software titles. It had sold more than 22 million units and is recognized by the 2006 Guinness Book of World Records as the greatest selling single computer model of all time.
  • HTML

    The idea behind HTML (hyperText Markup Language) was a modest one. When Tim Berners-Lee created a quick hypertext language that would serve his purposes. It could easily negotiate and translate documents from servers across the Net. It would be a system similar to the one used in Macintosh, but would work on any platform and browser.
  • Google

    Google was made by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, created in 1998.
  • SONY/VAIO

    Sony Coorperation has only the Vaio computer/laptop as part of their electronic/computer section. Vaio stands for of Video Audio Integrated Operation and celebrated its 10th anniversary about 3 years ago (2008)
  • IPAD

    The iPad is a line of tablet computers designed, developed and marketed by Apple Inc. used for audio-visual media including books, periodicals, movies, music, games, and web content. Its size and weight falls between those of contemporary smartphones and laptop computers.
  • iPad 2

    The Ipad 2 was launched on March 2, 2011.
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