Today in computer history: August 6

The 218th day of 2022. There are 147 days left in the year from this day.

Peter Weinberger pictureAugust 6, 1942
80 years ago

Peter Weinberger was born, a computer scientist who helped write the AWK programming language.

Kevin Mitnick pictureAugust 6, 1963
59 years ago

Kevin Mitnick was born, the computer security consultant, author, and hacker.

InternetAugust 6, 1991
31 years ago

Tim Berners-Lee introduces WWW to the public by posting the first web page.

AppleAugust 6, 1997
25 years ago

Microsoft saves Apple with a $150 million investment.

CompanyAugust 6, 2001
21 years ago

Cabletron Systems completed its transformation into two independent companies, Enterasys and Riverstone.

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