Computer History Project

  • Differential Analyzer

    Differential Analyzer
    The Differential Analyzer
    The exact date of this computer is now known, but it was invented by Harold Locke and Vannevar Bush. It was invented to solve differential equations by intergration.
  • Z1 Computer

    Z1 Computer
    Computer timeline Ecen though the actual date of this built computer is not known, the year is known. It was invented by Konrad Zuse to be a freely programmable computer. It was used as an electrictronic calculation computer.
  • Colossus

    It was the world's first electronic, digital, computer that was all programmable. Used to help the British codebreakers to help encrypted German messages during WWII.
  • Eniac invented

    Eniac invented
    eniacElectronic Numerical Integrator and Computer that was used for the military. Capable of solving a full range of problems. Machine was built at the unviersity of pennsylvania. It cost $500,000, but now costs $6,000,000
  • Ferranti Mark 1

    Ferranti Mark 1
    Manchester Computer
    Sometimes known as the Manchester Electronic Computer, it was the world's first commercially available general purpose, electronic computer. It was first delivered by the University of Manchester.
  • Arpanet

    Smithsonian Arpanet
    Arpanet was established by the Advanced Reasearch Projects Agency. It is an experimental four-computer network. Two years after the development, it had linked about 23 computers at 15 sites.
  • Ethernet

    The hisroy of Ethernet
    Using an ethernet cable you are able to connect network devices such as modems, routers, and adapters. The ethernet itself is very complex and is able to connect certain devices to the actual internet.
  • First Mobile Phone

    First Mobile Phone
    First Mobile Phone
    The first cellphone was invented by Dr. Martin Cooper, a Motorola employee. The first phone call was also made by this man. On the other side of the line was Joel Angel, the research head of AT&T's bell labs.
  • Apple 1

    Apple 1
    The Apple 1 was the first product developed by Apple. It was a personal computer designed by Steve Wozniak. It is now a collectors item that can be sold for high amounts.
  • TRS-80 Color Computer

    TRS-80 Color Computer
    Also known as the Tandy Color Computer, it was the first color computer. It was one of the earliest computers for use at home. It was manufactured by Motorola and developed by the Tandy Company.
  • Wi-Fi

    Who invented Wi-Fi?
    Wi-fi is an wireless network system that uses radio waves to send intenet connections to other devices. It allows internet to be enabled on devices such as apple products, laptops, and computers. Some networks require codes and some are paid access.
  • USB Flash Drive

    USB Flash Drive
    Flash Drives
    The USB flashdrive was invented to store memory from a computer on the go. It was so that data from one computer could easily be put into another computer. Flashdrives that can hold up to 156 GB have been invented.
  • Gameboy Color

    Gameboy Color
    When was Gameboy color invented?
    The gameboy color was a gaming console that entertained kids in Japan and American kids. You could put in cartridges that held games in the big slot. It had a rechargeable battery
  • Google Images

    Google Images
    Google Images
    Google Images is an image search engine that was made by Google Inc. A person is able to browse pictures from websites and other pictures uploaded by people on this search engine. It can be searched with a filtered option, or not.
  • iPad

    The iPad is a line of tablets first introduced by Apple CEO Steve Jobs. It is a very user friendly tablet and is very easy to use. It first came out with only wi-fi.