Computers

Timeline created by BABoughton16
  • Hewlett-Packard is Founded. David Packard and Bill Hewlett found Hewlett-Packard

    Hewlett-Packard is Founded. David Packard and Bill Hewlett found Hewlett-Packard
  • Konrad Zuse finishes the Z3 computer.

    Konrad Zuse finishes the Z3 computer.
  • The Atanasoff-Berry Computer (ABC) is completed.

    The Atanasoff-Berry Computer (ABC) is completed.
  • University of Pennsylvania´s Moore School of Electrical Engineering stimulated construction of stored-program computers

    University of Pennsylvania´s Moore School of Electrical Engineering stimulated construction of stored-program computers
  • Engineering Research Associates of Minneapolis built the ERA 1101, the first commercially produced computer

    Engineering Research Associates of Minneapolis built the ERA 1101, the first commercially produced computer
  • MIT researchers built the TX-0, the first general-purpose, programmable computer built with transistors.

    MIT researchers built the TX-0, the first general-purpose, programmable computer built with transistors.
  • The LINC (Laboratory Instrumentation Computer) offered the first real time laboratory data processing.

    The LINC (Laboratory Instrumentation Computer) offered the first real time laboratory data processing.
  • CDC´s 6600 supercomputer, designed by Seymour Cray, performed up to 3 million instructions per second

    CDC´s 6600 supercomputer, designed by Seymour Cray, performed up to 3 million instructions per second
  • Researchers at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center designed the Alto — the first work station with a built-in mouse for input.

    Researchers at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center designed the Alto — the first work station with a built-in mouse for input.
  • Steve Wozniak designed the Apple I, a single-board computer.

    Steve Wozniak designed the Apple I, a single-board computer.
  • Atari introduces the Model 400 and 800 Computer.

    Atari introduces the Model 400 and 800 Computer.
  • Apple Computer launched the Macintosh, the first successful mouse-driven computer with a graphic user interface

    Apple Computer launched the Macintosh, the first successful mouse-driven computer with a graphic user interface
  • IBM introduced its PS/2 machines, which made the 3 1/2-inch floppy disk drive and video graphics array standard for IBM computers.

    IBM introduced its PS/2 machines, which made the 3 1/2-inch floppy disk drive and video graphics array standard for IBM computers.