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1973 The Community Memory Project

Community Memory was the first public computerized bulletin board system. Established in 1973 in Berkeley, California, it used an SDS 940 timesharing system in...

Simon the first personal computer.

"We shall now consider how we can design a very simple machine that will think.." Simon was the first personal computer. Edmund Berkeley developed it and...

Konrad Zuse and the first digital computer

"At least Zürich has an interesting nightlife with the rattling of the Z4, even if it is only modest." Konrad Zuse (1910 – 1995) was a...

Агат. Soviet Apple II clone

Agat Compared to other computers available in the Soviet Union at the time, the Agat was several times cheaper, which led to its widespread adoption...

A polish Bill Gates: Jacek Karpiński

Jacek Karpiński (Turin 9 April 1927 – Wrocław, Poland21 February 2010) was a Polish pioneer in computer engineering and computer science. During WW2 he was...

“Terminal Madness” Documentary 1980

This documentary was produced in 1980 for WMTV in Madison, Wisconsin. It contains interviews with several Madison residents who were exploring various uses for...

Computers in our Lives – 1980

This educational film, released in 1980, looks at the then current state of computers and looks ahead to the future. 3049

Computers in the German Democratic Republic

DDR  Deutsche Demokratische Republik   PIKO dat Computer 1969   PIKO dat Computer   Program v1 PIKO dat Computer build in DDR in 1969. Demo of how to build...

VIDEOPLACE – Myron Krueger

Myron Krueger is one of the pioneers of virtual reality and interactive art. While earning a Ph.D. in Computer Science at the University of Wisconsin–Madison,...

HOLBORN 9120 Computer (1983)

This is a Holborn 6100 series computer. It consists of a system unit 6110 and a 6140 external disk unit. Holborn was a small Dutch...

Acorn Computers

Acorn Computers Ltd.  was a British computer company established in Cambridge, England, in 1978.  Advert from the 24 April 1986 issue of New Scientist. Though the company...

Trackography

"When governments collect data we call it 'surveillance', but when companies do the same, we mistakenly call it 'user services' " - Marek Tuszynski.   "Trackography...

The Colony by David Alan Smith

The Colony is a first-person shooter developed by David Alan Smith. It was published by Mindscape. The 1988 Macintosh release came in two versions, one...

500 years Aldo Manuzio’s death

ACCADEMIA ALDINA DI BASSIANO With the celebration of the 5th century from the death of Aldus Manutius Bassianensis,the City of Bassiano constitutes the Accademia Aldina...

NETWORK THEORY APPLIED TO SOCIAL ANALYSIS

NETWORK THEORY APPLIED TO SOCIAL ANALYSIS The Case of Viral Marketing and Contagious Media 1 - Abstract This work will try to show how Network Theory...

Securisation – Free Ebook

ll processo di securitization, sviluppatosi nei mercati anglosassoni fin dalla fine degli anni settanta, si sostanzia, in sintesi, nella conversione di crediti di qualsiasi genere...

IBM 704 – Speech Synthesis & Daisy Bell on IBM 7094

The IBM 704, the first mass-produced computer with floating point arithmetic hardware, was introduced by IBM in 1954. The IBM 704 Manual of operation states: The type 704 Electronic Data-Processing Machine is a large-scale, high-speed...

Digital Desk (1991) Xerox

User interface research from Xerox EuroPARC circa 1991. The sketching segment might be the earliest instance of the multitouch "pinch" gesture (a la iPhone,...
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