Computer History Timeline

By ctodd15
  • Z1 Computer

    Z1 Computer
    This was the first (freely) programmable computer that was invented.
  • Harvard Mark 1 Computer

    Harvard Mark 1 Computer
    This was a different kind of computer that was created. It was newer, better than the Z1.
  • Transistor

    When the transistor was created it was adapted into computers and it caused mistakes to be fixed more easily and to emmit audio.
  • UNIVAC Computer

    UNIVAC Computer
    This was the first commercial computer that was created and there were many "presidential" prickers.
  • FORTRAN Computer Programming Language

    FORTRAN Computer Programming Language
    This programming language was the first successful one in all of computer history,
  • Spacewar Computer Game

    Spacewar Computer Game
    The Spacewar Computer Game was the first game that was ever created to play.
  • ARPAnet

    This "ARPAnet" was the first internet ever used. The original internet.
  • Intel 4004 Computer Microprocessor

    Intel 4004 Computer Microprocessor
    This is the world's first microprocessor!
  • WordStar Software

    WordStar Software
    This is the first word processing program that was available. This caused people to use computers instead of typewriters.
  • iPad

    The iPad is the world's first tablet.