Timeline of Technology 1980-2012

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    Technology Innovations 1980-2012

  • Commodore VIC20 Hits the Market

    The first color computer for less then $300 and sells more then 1 million units.
  • Compression Labs video conferencing system

    Sells $250,000 conference systems with $1,000 per hour line charge
  • Delphi Management Systems is launched

    first comprehensive meetings and group sales, marketing, and catering software for the hospitality industry. This became Newmarket in 1985.
  • Macintosh computer released by Apple

    First widely produced computer with a mouse and a graphical user interface (GUI).
  • Microsoft releases Windows 1.0

    Initially sold for $100