Computers By stabin15 Jan 1, 1623 Computing Machine The Computing Clock, a mechanic multiplication machine, was invented by Wilhelm Schickard. It was an early computing machine. Our computers are still compiting machines, and this was one of the first. Jan 1, 1829 Typewriter William Austin Burt patents the first typewriter. It was the first writing machine. Typewriters were like computers for wrinting essays a generation ago. Jan 1, 1848 Boolean Algebra George Boole invents Boolean Algebra. It helps run computers. Jan 1, 1899 Magnetic Recording Invention of magnetic recording. Helps computers' memories. Jan 1, 1958 Silicon Chip Invention of the silicon chip. Silicon chips help with computer processing. Jan 1, 1962 Computer Game The first computer game was invented. Computer games do not benefit society, but many people spend lots of time on computers just for games. Jan 1, 1963 Invention of the mouse. The invention of the computer mouse helped simplify accessing files. Jan 1, 1971 Email Ray Tomlinson invented email, something now used by many companies and almost everyone with internet. Jan 1, 1975 Portable Computer Altair made the first portable computer. Most people now use laptops making this very important. Nov 11, 1990 World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee develops HTML. The World Wide Web is born. Most people use computers for internet.