Technology 1960-2012 By 16thompsons Period: Jan 1, 1960 to Sep 4, 2012 1960-2012 Jan 1, 1962 Spacewar! A two player video computer game in which each player takes control of a spaceship and attempts to destroy each other. Jan 1, 1963 Telcan The first ever home video recorder Jan 1, 1964 BASIC Programming language that first became popular on microcomputers and was designed so non-science students could use it. Jan 1, 1967 Automatic Teller Machine Could remotely access people’s electronic bank accounts and translate a desired amount into paper money. Jan 1, 1969 ARPANET An early prototype of the Internet that allowed data to be moved in packets around the net. Jan 1, 1982 Commodore 64 An early gaming system. Jan 1, 1984 Macintosh 128K Early personal computer. Apr 24, 1990 Hubble Space Telescope A satellite that orbits Earth, taking pictures of the universe. Named after Edwin Hubble, an astronomer Jan 1, 1996 Dolly the Sheep First animal to be cloned from an adult cell. She had three mothers: one to provide the egg, one the DNA, and one to carry the embryo to term. Jan 1, 2010 Ipad 1 The first in a series of tablet computers by Apple.