This day in computer history

October 23 - The 296th day of 2015. There are 69 days left in the year.

Allen Coombs pictureOctober 23, 1911
104 years ago

Allen Coombs is born.

Randy Pausch pictureOctober 23, 1960
55 years ago

Randy Pausch is born.

Tsutomu Shimomura pictureOctober 23, 1964
51 years ago

Tsutomu Shimomura is born.

ComputerOctober 23, 1995
20 years ago

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

AppleOctober 23, 2001
14 years ago

The original Apple iPod goes on sell.

GoogleOctober 23, 2006
9 years ago

Google launches its Custom Search Engine service.

Related pages: Apple, Apple iPod, Computer, Computer network, Google, Service


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