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
This chapter is a brief summary of the history of Computers. It is supplemented by
the ... The transistor promised to solve all of these problems and it did so.
Transistors ... By 1984, Apple and IBM had come out with new models. Apple
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 ... Year/
Enter, Computer History ... Mouse & Windows, Nicknamed the mouse because
the tail came out the end. ... Did You Know All These Things Were Invented in.
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 ... But where did all these tablets spring from? ... They petered out in pre-iPad days
and came back as today's small form-factor tablets). To get an ...