Today in computer history: June 29

The 181th day of 2020. It's a leap year and there are 185 days left in the year from this day.

John Doerr pictureJune 29, 1951
69 years ago

John Doerr was born, an American venture capitalist widely regarded as one of the top technology venture capitalists in the world.

MicrosoftJune 29, 1987
33 years ago

Microsoft acquires Forethought, the developer of what we know today as Microsoft PowerPoint.

AppleJune 29, 2007
13 years ago

Apple introduced the iPhone in the United States.

SpaceJune 29, 2008
12 years ago

XM and Sirius satellite radio service merge.

CompanyJune 29, 2009
11 years ago

Newscorp sells MySpace for $35 Million, around $473 Million less than it initially paid for it.

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