Today in computer history: August 6
The 218th day of 2022. There are 147 days left in the year from this day.
80 years ago
Peter Weinberger was born, a computer scientist who helped write the AWK programming language.
59 years ago
Kevin Mitnick was born, the computer security consultant, author, and hacker.
31 years ago
Tim Berners-Lee introduces WWW to the public by posting the first web page.
25 years ago
Microsoft saves Apple with a $150 million investment.
21 years ago
Cabletron Systems completed its transformation into two independent companies, Enterasys and Riverstone.