Today in computer history: October 13

The 286th day of 2021. There are 79 days left in the year from this day.

Arthur Burks pictureOctober 13, 1915
106 years ago

Arthur Burks was born, a mathematician who helped design the ENIAC. Died May 14, 2008 (Age: 93).

Hector Monsegur pictureOctober 13, 1983
38 years ago

Hector Monsegur was born, an American computer hacker and co-founder of the hacking group LulzSec, turned FBI informant.

InternetOctober 13, 1994
27 years ago

Mosaic Netscape 0.9, the first Netscape browser was officially released and introduces the Internet to cookies.

InternetOctober 13, 2004
17 years ago

Internet site Yelp was launched.

ComputerOctober 13, 2010
11 years ago

First all-robotic surgery performed at Montreal General Hospital.

Browser, Computer, Cookie, ENIAC, Founder, Hack, Hacker, Internet, Mosaic, Netscape, Yelp

« Previous day - Computer History - Next day »

Get daily news events delivered to your e-mail