Computer History

Today in computer history

1925 - Mark Pinsker is born.
1949 - John Thomson is born.
China's first satellite the "Dong Fang Hong I" is launched into space1983 - Alexis Ohanian is born.
1990 - Hubble Telescope goes to space.
2000 - ATI introduces the Radeon video card product line.

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History of the computer
Computer history related questions and answers
Apple operating system history
Internet history
MS-DOS history
Microsoft Windows history
Processor history
Unix, Linux, and variant history
Game history
Hard drive history
Computer people and pioneers
Computer companies

Introduction

In the Computer Hope computer history timeline, you will find a detailed listing of key events that have occurred during the evolution of computers, the Internet, and related technologies. This timeline includes births and deaths of famous computer pioneers, inventions, discoveries, dates computer companies were established, when popular websites came online, and much more.

While we would like to believe our research is 100% accurate, Computer Hope cannot claim 100% accuracy. If you know about something we missed or found something wrong, please contact us and let us know.

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BC - 1000 AD
1400's
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1600's
1700's
1800's
1900 to 2000
2000 to 2014
Companies
Apple
Compaq
Hewlett Packard
IBM
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