Today in computer history: July 22

The 203th day of 2021. There are 162 days left in the year from this day.

Adele Goldberg pictureJuly 22, 1945
76 years ago

Adele Goldberg was born, a computer scientist who helped develop Smalltalk.

David Noble pictureJuly 22, 1945
76 years ago

David Noble was born, a historian, author, and professor of Social and Political Thought. Died December 27, 2010 (Age: 65).

Alan Cox pictureJuly 22, 1968
53 years ago

Alan Cox was born, a Linux developer and Free Software Foundation award recipient.

CompanyJuly 22, 1981
40 years ago

Diskeeper was founded.

PerlJuly 22, 1998
23 years ago

Perl 5.005 was released.

IntelJuly 22, 2007
14 years ago

Intel releases the Core2 Duo Processor E4500 (2M Cache, 2.20 GHz, 800 MHz FSB).

AmazonJuly 22, 2009
12 years ago

Amazon.com announces it will be acquiring Zappos.com in a deal valued at approximately $1.2 billion.

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