Today in computer history: November 26

The 330th day of 2021. There are 35 days left in the year from this day.

Norbert Wiener pictureNovember 26, 1894
127 years ago

Norbert Wiener was born, an American mathematician and Professor of Mathematics at MIT and originator of cybernetics. Died March 18, 1964 (Age: 69).

MicrosoftNovember 26, 1976
45 years ago

Microsoft officially drops the hyphen in Micro-soft and trademarks the Microsoft name.

MovieNovember 26, 1986
35 years ago

The movie Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home was released.

CourtNovember 26, 1996
25 years ago

United States patent 5,579,430 was granted for the digital encoding process of MP3 files.

Cybernetics, Digital, Encoding, Hyphen, Microsoft, MIT, Movie, MP3, Patent, Trademark

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