impact of ict

  • First Computer

    computerin 1882 Charles Babbage invented the frist computer. The early British computer known as the EDSAC is considered to be the first stored program electronic computer. The computer performed its first calculation on May 6, 1949 and was the computer that ran the first graphical computer game, nicknamed "Baby".
  • First Electronic Computer

    The Colossus was the first electric programmable computer and was developed by Tommy Flowers and first demonstrated in December 1943. The Colossus was created to help the British code breakers read encrypted German messages.
  • first online booking

    In 1946 American Airlines were the very first to come out with an automated booking system
  • first computer mouse

    the first mouse was wooden and had two buttons
  • First Email

    Ray Tomlinson is credited with inventing email in 1972.By 1974 there were hundreds of military users of email.
  • First ever game conssole

    The Magnavox Odyssey is the world's first commercial home video game console. It was first demonstrated in April 1972 and released in August of that year, predating the Atari Pong home consoles by three years.
  • first music video on MTV

    Video Killed the Radio Star" The Buggles
    August 1, 1981
  • first x box

    The Xbox is a video game console manufactured by Microsoft. It was released on November 15, 2001 in North America, February 22, 2002 in Japan, and March 14, 2002 in Australia and Europe
  • nectar card

    The Nectar logo
    Nectar is a loyalty card scheme in the United Kingdom comprising partner companies including the supermarket chain Sainsbury's, and BP. A separate Nectar programme operates in Italy.
    Nectar was launched in 2002
  • facebook

    Facebook is an online social networking service, whose name stems from the colloquial name for the book given to students at the start of the academic year by some university administrations in the United States to help students get to know each other.[7] It was founded in February 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg with his college roommates
  • you tube

    YouTube is a video-sharing website, created by three former PayPal employees in February 2005, on which users can upload, view and share videos
  • google maps

    •In April 2005, an alternate view was activated to show Satellite images of the area displayed.
    •In April 2005, Google created Google Ride Finder using Google Maps.
  • twitter

    Twitter is an online social networking service and microblogging service that enables its users to send and read text-based messages of up to 140 characters, known as "tweets". Twitter was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey and by July, the social networking site was launched.
  • first sky box

    Sky+ HD is the brand name of the HDTV service launched by BSkyB on 22 May 2006 in the United Kingdom and Ireland to enable high definition channels on Sky to be viewed. For the first 2 years after launch, the service was branded Sky HD.
  • 4od was launched

    4oD is a video on demand service from Channel Four Television Corporation.[1] Shorthand for 4 on Demand, the service launched in November 2006
  • tumblr

    Tumblr, stylized in their logo as tumblr., is a microblogging platform and social networking website, owned and operated by Tumblr, Inc. The service allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog. Users can follow other users' blogs, as well as make their blogs private.[5][6] Much of the website's features are accessed from the "dashboard" interface, where the option to post content and posts of followed blogs appear. As of April 13, 2013, Tumblr has over 102 million bl
  • bbc iplayer was released

    BBC iPlayer, commonly shortened to iPlayer, is an internet television and radio service and software application, developed by the BBC to extend its former RealPlayer-based and other streamed video clip content to include whole TV shows.
  • first 3d tv on sale

    The 3D revolution has finally started, with high street chain John Lewis being the first to sell Samsung's initial 3DTV
  • snapchat

    The app's main demographic is users between 13 years to 25 years of age, with a growing 40 and over userbase as of October 2012. 30% of Snaps are sent to groups. Snapchat is often used by children to send pictures to their parents of their whereabouts and self-portraits.[8]
  • instagram

    Instagram is an online photo-sharing and social networking service that enables its users to take pictures, apply digital filters to them, and share them on a variety of social networking services, such as Facebook or Twitter.[4] A distinctive feature is that it confines photos to a square shape, similar to Kodak Instamatic and Polaroid images, in contrast to the 16:9 aspect ratio now typically used by mobile device cameras. Instagram was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger and launched
  • Thursday 4 October 2012

    Thursday 4 October 2012 facebook reached 1billion users
  • the data protection act

    During the second half of the 20th century, businesses, organisations and the government began using computers to store information about their customers, clients and staff in databases. For example:
    contact information
    employment history
    medical conditions
    credit history Databases are easily accessed, searched and edited. It’s also far easier to cross reference information stored in two or more databases than if the records were paper-based. The computers on which d
  • mobile phones in the future

    Although the technology inside phones will get smaller and smaller (think nanotechnology), don’t expect any nearly invisible phones anytime soon. According to Ramon Llamas, a senior research analyst at IDC Mobile Devices Technology and Trends, smartphones will stay around the 3.7-inch to 4.3-inch display size. They might become thinner and lighter, but the market won’t see microscopic phones. Displays won’t grow any larger than 4.3 inches,
  • cars in the future

    We don't have a time machine, but we can guarantee that in four years we’ll still be using earthbound roads.
  • computers in the future

    supersede human intellect. Some believe that computers might even acquire the abilities of replacing human brains. Some researchers have proposed that computers of the future will have an inbuilt artificial intelligence. They may be able to implement robotics. Computer networking is sure to result in the death of distance and world will become a very small place to live.