History Of Computers

Timeline created by LukeBrowning12
  • First Computer

    First Computer
    The Difference Engine (First Computer) was a mechanical calculator which was first developed by Charles Babbage in 1822. It was capable of computing sets of numbers and making hard copies of the results. He was never able to complete an actual functional version of the machine, because of funding.
  • First Electronic Computer

    First Electronic Computer
    The worlds first electronic digital computer, Colossus was developed for the British code breakers of WWII.
  • Internet Launched

    Internet Launched
  • Netflix Launched

    Netflix Launched
    Netflix was launched during the year of 1997 in Scotts Valley, California (US)
  • Facebook Launched

    Facebook Launched
    Facebook was founded by Mark Zuckerburg with his college roomates
  • YouTube Launched

    YouTube Launched
    YouTube was launched in early 2005, by three former PayPal employees, as a place where users could create and upload, share, and view videos. 60 hours of video footage is uploaded to youtube every minute!
  • Tumblr Launched

    Tumblr Launched
    Tumblr was launched in February 2007
  • Instagram Launched

    Instagram Launched
    Instagram is an online photo/video sharing and social networking service, which lets you take photos and videos, and share them on a variety of other social networking platforms, like facebook, twitter, tumblr and flickr. It is available for use on phone applications and on computers.
  • Snapchat Launched

    Snapchat Launched
    Snapchat was initially released during September 2011
  • Selfie Drone

    Selfie Drone
    This is a drone which is used to take selfies, folds up to into a bracelet. When you wish to take a selfie, you throw it out in front of you and it flies up to take a selfie of you.
  • Self Driving Car

    Self Driving Car
    These cars use clever technology to self drive, they know where other vehichles are and have rotated seats so that family and/or friends can face eachother. There are a few different companies who have made self driving cars, Google is just one of them.
  • Ambulance Drones First Released For Use

    Ambulance Drones First Released For Use
    BBC
    I predict that Ambulance Drones will first be released for use in mid 2016.
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