Timeline created by samuelm
  • 2,600 BCE


    The abacus, also called a counting frame, is a calculating tool that was in use in Europe, China and Russia, centuries before the adoption of the written Hindu–Arabic numeral system.
  • Slide rule

    a ruler with a sliding central strip, marked with logarithmic scales and used for making rapid calculations, especially multiplication and division.
  • Pascaline

    Blaise pascal invents the Pascaline, which is the first automatic calculating device/ calculator
  • Hollerith Tabulator

    The tabulating machine was an electromechanical machine designed to assist in summarising information stored on punched cards
  • Zuse Z3

    The Z3 was a German electromechanical computer designed by Konrad Zuse. It was the world's first working programmable, fully automatic digital computer
  • Macintosh

    The Macintosh was the first widely-sold personal computer with a graphical user interface (GUI) and a mouse.
  • PS2

    The PlayStation 2 (PS2) is a home video game console that was developed by Sony Computer Entertainment. It was one of the most successful gaming consoles made
  • iPhone

    The apple iPhone was the most revolutionising phones of all time, making phones to be smartphones
  • ps4 / xbox 1

    These are the most current gaming consoles and are what most people have in their household used for gaming and leisure activities
  • Apple Watch

    The apple watch is a technology watch that you are able to link to your phone and use as both a watch and for things to do with your phone