Today in computer history: February 26th

Below are technology and computer-related events that happened on February 26th of every year during the evolution of computers. February 26th is the 57th day of 2024, which is a leap year. There are 309 days left in the year from this day.

Charles Thacker pictureFebruary 26, 1943
81 years ago

Charles Thacker was born, an American Pioneer computer designer who worked as the project leader of the Xerox Alto. Died June 12, 2017 (Age: 74).

Johnathan Wendel pictureFebruary 26, 1981
43 years ago

Johnathan Wendel was born, considered to be the world's first prominent and accomplished professional computer gamer.

IntelFebruary 26, 1999
25 years ago

Intel releases the first Intel Pentium III 500MHz processor.

HackerFebruary 26, 2020
4 years ago

The startup Clearview AI announced that the 3 billion pictures of people it copied from the Internet had been stolen in a data breach.

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