Today in computer history: August 5

The 217th day of 2022. There are 148 days left in the year from this day.

Reid Hoffman pictureAugust 5, 1967
55 years ago

Reid Hoffman was born, an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author known as the co-founder of LinkedIn.

Xeni Jardin pictureAugust 5, 1970
52 years ago

Xeni Jardin was born, an American digital media commentator, tech culture journalist, weblogger, and founder of Boing Boing.

SpaceAugust 5, 2012
10 years ago

The space craft Curiosity lands on Mars.

Digital, Digital media, Entrepreneur, Founder, LinkedIn, Venture capitalist

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