Computer timeline

  • Jan 1, 600


    I started with the abacus because many historians believe this is the start of the Computer. It was made sometime around 600 bc.
  • Jan 1, 1488

    Moveable-Type Printing Press

    Moveable-Type Printing Press
    The movable type printing press was the great revolution in Renaissance information technology and is parallel in importance to the coming ot the internet.
  • Mechanical calculator is built

    Mechanical calculator is built
    Samual Morland builds a mechanical calculater, that can add and subtract. This is an important step for computers because computers are also able to add subtract and do much more.
  • Period: to

    Multipying calculator

    Earl of Stanhope invents the multipying calculator. Another step further for computers since this will eventually be installed in them.
  • Telephone Invented

    Telephone Invented
    Probably no means of communication has revolutionized the daily lives of ordinary people more than the telephone.
  • Z1, introduced by Zues

    Z1, introduced by Zues
    The Zi is the first programmable calculating machine to use the bianry system. It was first used to solve complex engineering equations.
  • First Electronic Computers Created

    First Electronic Computers Created
    First electronic computers were created in United States, UK, Germany. This is the begging of computers which will eventually change the world.
  • The Invention of RAM

    The Invention of RAM
    The invention of RAM was a milestone for the computer because it lets users use the computers without having to know how to program them.
  • Super computer introduced

    Super computer introduced
    From the introductry of the super computer our knowledge with computers was bound to be ever increasing, seeing that the super computer becomes refurbished continually.
  • Period: to

    PC comes out

    Apple announces the availibility of the PC. This event is ectremly important in the history of timelines seeing as how this is the first day they became available to anyone
  • Toy Story Movie

    Toy Story Movie
    Toy Story is the first full length featured film to be completly computer generated. This is a important event in computer history because this is the first computer generated film to come to the world.
  • The introduction of IPad

    The introduction of IPad
    This has put computers in the palm of your hand. It gives information at all levels. This invention has many benefits of the computer, and is very portable.