Technology Timeline (1950-2012)

By chans23
  • Printers

    A machine that can print a document or image from the computer. Some printers can scan and photocopy.
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  • Digital Camera

    Digital Camera
    A digital hand-held device that can take digital pictures.
  • Video Camera Recorders (Camcorders)

    Video Camera Recorders (Camcorders)
    A combination of a video camera and a video recorder.
  • Game Boy

    Game Boy
    The first Game Boy had no colour. None of the screens are touch screen.
  • Smart Board

    Smart Board
    An interactive whiteboard. Students can use the included pens to draw on the board. An eraser is also included.
  • Digital Video Recorder

    Digital Video Recorder
    A digital device that records your favorite videos.
  • USB Flash Drives

    USB Flash Drives
    A memory stick that holds more memory than a floppy disk and smaller.
  • iPod

    A hand-held MP3 player. Newer generations have touch screens while older generations don’t.
  • Nintendo DS

    Nintendo DS
    A colour-filled hand-held gaming device. The bottom screen is a touch screen whilst the top is not.
  • iPhone

    A smartphone that has a touchscreen.