This day in computer history

October 23 - The 297th day of 2016. It's a leap year and there are 69 days left in the year.

Allen Coombs pictureOctober 23, 1911
105 years ago

Allen Coombs is born.


Randy Pausch pictureOctober 23, 1960
56 years ago

Randy Pausch is born.


Tsutomu Shimomura pictureOctober 23, 1964
52 years ago

Tsutomu Shimomura is born.


ComputerOctober 23, 1995
21 years ago

The first computer network wiretap is authorized and leads later to the arrest of Julio Cesar Ardita.


AppleOctober 23, 2001
15 years ago

The original Apple iPod goes on sell.


GoogleOctober 23, 2006
10 years ago

Google launches its Custom Search Engine service.



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