A personal computer (PC) is a general-purpose computer whose size,
capabilities, and price .... The Apple I as delivered was still technically a kit
computer, as it did not have a power ... In the s...
That same year in Germany, engineer Konrad Zuse built his Z2 computer, also
using telephone .... Wilkes' ideas grew out of the Moore School lectures he had
attended three years earlier. ... Tracks on the drum did the mathematical
Sep 8, 2015 ... The computer was born not for entertainment or email but out of a need to solve a
serious number-crunching crisis. By 1880, the U.S. ...
Apr 26, 2014 ... The first personal computers, introduced in 1975, came as kits: The MITS Altair
8800 ... That was also the year Zilog created the Z-80 processor and MOS ...
Radio Shack rolled out the TRS-80; Commodore tapped into the pet rock .... The
Pentium III arrived on the scene in 1999, as did the AMD Athlon, which ...
A history of computers and the inventors involved with each computer invention
milestone - a ... Year/Enter, Computer History ... Computer Mouse & Windows,
Nicknamed the mouse because the tail came out the end. ... History's Most
Famous Inventions, From A to Z · Did You Know All These Things Were Invented
The complete history of when the first computer was invented, including all types
... year of Babbage's birth and later completed the printing mechanism in 2000.
1946 - First vacuum tube-based computers developed; universities help in ...
1968 - Nixon elected president; riots in many cities break out over civil rights
issues; ... and minicomputer- based instructional program s; 18-year old given the
Aug 12, 2011 ... Looking back at the Personal Computer Model 5150,Hardware ,Hardware. ... And
that year IBM introduced its IBM PC model 5150 on 12 August, 30 years ago
today. IBM PC 5150. The first ... What a long way we have come.
How did this come about? A computer in 1955 was very large and could not have
fitted into a normal room in a normal sized house. They frequently burned out ...
Mar 3, 2014 ... Apple's own tablet computing project began in 1987, inspired by the conceptual
... However, tablets — often ruggedised ones — did become ... Tablets come in a
number of shapes and sizes, and since the form factor largely determines the use
case, it's useful to set out the various subcategories. There are ...