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  1. 1. The Z1 was a mechanicalcomputer createdby Konrad Zuse http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Zuse_Z1.jpg
  2. 2. Estimate that there are 100 computers in the world www.sciam.com
  3. 3. Mouse is conceived (becamepopular with apple in 1983) http://www.infopackets.com/graphics/first+computer+mouse+1.gif
  4. 4. Moore’s Law published 1st supercomputer developedhttp://lifeboat.com/images/moores.law.technological.evolution.jpg
  5. 5. Intel founded en.wikipedia.orghttp://download.intel.com/pressroom/images/20060523corp_b.jpg
  6. 6. The first node is connected to the internet’smilitary ancestor, ARPANET during coldwar. www.sri.com
  7. 7. 1971 Project Gutenberg makes copyright-free works electronically available. The first is the US Declaration of Independencehttp://www.ushistory.org/declaration/images/trumbull-large1.jpg www.dority-manning.com
  8. 8. www.freewebs.com www.gamesmuseum.uwaterloo.ca zed.cbc.caong released by Atari
  9. 9. Em il Invented! www.onjava.com
  10. 10. http://www.icr.ac.uk/images/Education/education%20homepage/4046.jpgUniversity College of London is one of the first international connections to ARPANETEthernet developed.Development of the TCP/IP
  11. 11. enamelcollection.com www.poslogistics.co.uk1st item scanned in retail store(Wrigley’s chewing gum)
  12. 12. 1975 Formation of Microsoft by Bill Gates and Paul Allen
  13. 13. 1976The Queen sends an emailhttp://www.royal.gov.uk/files/images/rf_jubileejournal_norwich_queenemail.jpg
  14. 14. 1980The arcade game Pac-man was releasedThe arcade game Pac-man was released
  15. 15. 1982Scott Fahlman kick starts smiley culture bysuggesting using the :-) and :-(
  16. 16. 1985AOL started
  17. 17. 1986Internet newsgroups are born. TCP/IP connections created
  18. 18. 1988The first internetworm is unleashed.It infects 6,000computers.
  19. 19. 1989Tim Berners-Lee and the team atCERN invent the World Wide Web.
  20. 20. Phil Zimmermannreleased PGP current.com i.askask.com
  21. 21. Linus Torvaldsreleased Linuxkernel 1.0 twid.bibulus.org
  22. 22. TrueType a scalable font is introduced and developed by Microsoft and Applecommons.wikimedia.org copicasaweb.google.com mputershopper.com Communities.canada.com
  23. 23. The World wide Web was launched to the public August 6, 1991websearch.about.com www.janetsinfo.com
  24. 24. Windows 3.1 Released www.ensight.com www.infosatellite.com
  25. 25. Doom was released by ID Software www.amazon.com darkhorizons.com Mosaic launched with <html> tags
  26. 26. President Bill Clinton puts the United StatesWhite House online with a World Wide Web pageand E-mail address for the President, VicePresident and first lady. a.abcnews.comwww.allposters.com
  27. 27. Vice President Al Gore makes a speech where he coins the term “Information Superhighway”www.fotosearch.com www.mercextra.com
  28. 28. DEC launches Alta VistaJeff Bezos starts Amazon.com Ebay is Launched
  29. 29. ased with Javascript tor 2.0 releNets c ape Naviga http://www.superiormartialarts.com/images11/GLOVES.jpg http://homepage.mac.com/dave_rogers/images/98 The browser Macromedia Flash 1.0 wars begin www.davidspade.com
  30. 30. http://www.originalphotoart.com/photos/ChessPiece_506_380_72.jpgIBM’s Deep Blue www-03.ibm.com
  31. 31. jason.it.googlepages.com Google Arrives http://www.google.comwww.inthenews.co.uk
  32. 32. Microsoft Anti-trust suitarchive.salon.com (accused of monopoly in packaging browser with operating system) 24hoursnews.blogspot.com www.uri.edu
  33. 33. Sean Fanning launches Napster http://www.prnewswire.com
  34. 34. Dot comAMD releasesthe Athlon 1GHz frankschilling.typepad.com The dotcom bust.www.amd.com
  35. 35. www.tqnyc.org rt3reviews.com U.S regulators approve the merger of AOL and Time Warner www.chicagopublicradio.org
  36. 36. The first Sidekick was released money.cnn.com
  37. 37. www.techliving.com www.gadgetell.com Napster relaunches for pay vs. iTunes www.napster.com
  38. 38. uk.gizmodo.comApple will use Intel processors www.apple.com
  39. 39. reviews.cnet.comMac OS X version 10.5 “Leopard” is released for Mac computers
  40. 40. fennicienta.wordpress.com Mozilla Firefox 1.0 released laptoping.com Apple computer releases Mac OS X
  41. 41. iPhone released Contract solely with at&t http://longorshortcapital.com/wp-content/att_cingular_rebrand.gif http://media.arstechnica.com/journals/apple.media/iphone_time_cover.jpg
  42. 42. Ray Tomlinson of BBN invents e-mailhttp://www.upf.edu/alumni/_img/9872704email.jpg A prototype for FTP is used for the first time. http://www.software-latest.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/FileZilla.png
  43. 43. UCLA sends the first ARPANET packet viathe telnet to SRI. The network crashes whenyou type the letter “G” in “LOGIN” www.databin.uswww.insidefurniture.com
  44. 44. Bell labs developsthe UNIX operating system http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/ew/2004/08/09/images/2004080900340204.jpg
  45. 45. www.speakwell.com Apple is born when Steve Wozniak quits Hewlett Packard and joins with Steve Jobs to create the first Apple computer - the Apple 1 alysonstrother.wordpress.com
  46. 46. http://www.funnycommercialsworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/apple-1984-big-brother-superbowl.jpg http://images.businessweek.com/ss/06/05/phaidon/image/9_843-apple-macintosh.jpg Apple releases the first home computer with a graphic user interface (with a desktop and pull down menus) http://www.library.drexel.edu/blogs/librarylog/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/apple_logo_640x480.jpg
  47. 47. http://a.abcnews.com/images/US/ap_supreme_court_070628_ms.jpg Supreme court sides with Microsoft in Apple’s “look and feel” lawsuit forums.myspace.com www.akihabaranews.com
  48. 48. First online shopping mall arrives, alongwith the first on page ads appear fromAT&T along with a drink company calledZimaspecial.newsroom.msu.edu http://blogs.mysanantonio.com/weblogs/sbc/archives/old_att.jpg
  49. 49. Yahoo was created by Stanford University students - David Filo and Jerry Yanghttp://topnews.us/images/imagecache/main_image/sites/default/files/Stanford-University-Logo_0.jpg
  50. 50. ‘Get a Mac’ Campaign Ads I’m a And I’m Mac. a PC.http://www.beauross.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/macvspclogo.gif http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Getamac.png
  51. 51. First Cyberbullying Trial Suicide - October 17, 2006 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Map_of_USA_MO.svg(Victim - 13 year-old Megan Meier) United States v. Lori Drewhttp://flagranny2.files.wordpress.com/2008/05/3_61_meier_megan.jpg
  52. 52. Social Networking site Friendster launcheshttp://mylifeonblog.vndv.com/storage/links/friendster-logo.jpg
  53. 53. MySpace is launched by Tom Anderson and Chris DeWolfehttp://www.nova.edu/radiox/images/myspace_logo.jpg