This day in computer history

March 25 - The 84th day of 2017. There are 281 days left in the year.

CourtMarch 25, 1857
160 years ago

Frenchman Edouard-Leon Scott de Martinville patents the phonautograph. A device capable of transcribing sound to a medium.

Jean Ichbiah pictureMarch 25, 1940
77 years ago

Jean Ichbiah is born.

MovieMarch 25, 1996
21 years ago

The movie Twister becomes the first featured film put on DVD.

InternetMarch 25, 1999
18 years ago

The first Wiki is introduced with WikiWikiWeb.

CompanyMarch 25, 2004
13 years ago

Comcast purchases TechTV to form G4TechTV.

Related pages: Comcast, Device, DVD, Feature, G4TechTV, Medium, Movie, Sound, Wiki


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