The Impacts of ICT

  • The first computer

    In 1822, Charles Babbage purposed and began developing the Difference Engine, considered to be the first automatic computing engine that was capable of computing several sets of numbers and making a hard copies of the results.
  • first camera

  • first telephone call

  • The First T.V

  • BBC was launched

  • The first colour T.V

  • THe First 3D T.V

  • The first electronic computer.

    On April 7, 1953 IBM publicly introduced the 701, its first electric computer and first mass produced computer. Later IBM introduced its first personal computer called the IBM PC in 1981. The computer was code named and still sometimes referred to as the Acorn and had a 8088 processor, 16 KB of memory, which was expandable to 256 and utilizing MS-DOS.
  • First computer mouse

    In computing, a mouse is a pointing device that functions by detecting two-dimensional motion relative to its supporting surface. Physically, a mouse consists of an object held under one of the user's hands, with one or more buttons.
  • First Email sent

    Raymond Samuel Tomlinson is a US programmer who implemented an email system in 1971 on the ARPANET. It was the first system able to send mail between users on different hosts connected to the ARPAnet. To achieve this, he used the @ sign to separate the user from their machine, which has been used in email addresses ever since.[1]
  • 4oD launched

  • first moble phone iin the uk

  • THe first DVD

  • NetFlix was launched

  • the first sat nav for civillian use

  • Lovefilm was invented

  • facebook created

  • Youtube was launched

  • Google maps created

  • My space

  • club penguin

  • twitter created

  • iplayer launched

  • annie salter joined facebook