Computer Timeline

Timeline created by NickMountz
  • The first computer game invented.

    The first computer game invented.
    The first video game invented was SpaceWar, Created by Steve Russells & MIT This was important because video games are fun and they were revolutionary at the time.
  • Computer Mouse & Windows

    Computer Mouse & Windows
    Called the mouse because the cord came out the end. This is important because its how we communicate with the GUI and operating system
  • Intel 1103 Computer Memory

    Intel 1103 Computer Memory
    The world's first available dynamic RAM chip
    This is interesting because even then they had the technology that are in modern computers
  • Apple II comes out

    Apple II comes out
    The apple II comes out, it was one if the first succesful personal computers. This is important because it was one of apples first computers available and the technology far preceded the apple I
  • The Apple Macintosh Comes Out

    The Apple Macintosh Comes Out
    This was a more affordable computer with a full GUI This was revolutionary because it was the first commercially succesful computer with a mouse and gui
  • Microsoft Windows Comes Out

    Microsoft unveils windows This is import because it allowed some multitasking, and was to copmete with apple
  • Linux is invented

    Linux is invented
    Linus Torvalds creates linux This is important because it is one of the largest open source operating systems available (and it free)
  • Doom Is Realeased

    Doom Is Realeased
    Doom was a revolutionary First Person Shooter for PC This was revolutionary because it utilised the first person view in a new was and was immensly popular from consumers
  • Intel Releases the Pentium 4

    Intel Releases the Pentium 4
    The pentium 4 ran for 8 years spawning many different models this is important because it was used for such a long time and i can remember using it.
  • NVIDIA releases the GeForce 6800

    NVIDIA releases the GeForce 6800
    Its the biggest leap in graphics the company has ever made, raising productivity by 100% This is important because it was a big step for gpu's in the future