History of Computer Technology Timeline

Timeline created by kinarrinichole
  • Mechanicl Devices

    Mechanicl Devices
    the mechanical device was called Pacal's calculator, it was made by Blaise Pascal, it was the only working mechanical calculator in the 17th century
  • First Generation Computers: The Stored Program Computer

     First Generation Computers: The Stored Program Computer
    first generation computers were called vacum tubes in 1940-1956. they were called vacum tubes becasue they used them for circuitry these computers had alot of memeory.they were extremly difficult to program. Konrad Zuse inveted the computer.
  • Electro-Mechanical Devices

    The ascc/mark 1 was an electrical device. it was made by Howard H. Aiken.
  • Electro-Mechanical Devices

     Electro-Mechanical Devices
    the ascc/mark1 was shipped to be used at harvard in Febuary 1944. ascc stood for the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator
  • The Second Generation Computers: High-Level Programming Languages

    The Second Generation Computers: High-Level Programming Languages
    these computers where orginally called low level programming languages. algol is a language of computer languages. it stands for algorithmic language
  • The Second Generation Computers: High-Level Programming Languages

    the algol was invented by Fredrich L.Bauer, Algol is the most succesful out of all languages
  • Fourth Generation Computers: The Personal Computer

    the personal computer was developed by a group leaded by Victor Glushkov the p.cs were very costly and most enginners and scientist used them
  • Third Generation Computers: Mainframes

    Third Generation Computers: Mainframes
    the ibm system/360 was a mainframe computer.IBM made ibmsystem/360. it was announced April 7, 1964. it was considered to be one of the most successful computers in history. designed to to cover the complete range of applications from small to large
  • Fourth Generation Computers: The Personal Computer

    the personal computer in 2001 was a big hit over time. from only 48,00 computers shiped in 1977 to 125million in 2001. personal computers became very easy to handle.
  • Fourth Generation Computers: The Personal Computer

     Fourth Generation Computers: The Personal Computer
    personal computers now a days can be lap tops or desktops mostly half or more of the wol have laptops or desktops. there are 2 different types of laprops windows and mac, both are really good. computes now days dont have a huge mother board or monitor so it doesnt produce alot of heat, computers are way more updated sincee 1642.We know have tablets and cell phones witch are like mini computers. COMPUTERS ARE AWESOME!