CATEGORY: Computers
The World’s First Web Site
August 4, 2016

On August 6, 1991, without fanfare, British computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee published the first-ever website while working at CERN, the huge particle physics lab in Switzerland. Read More

Ancient Greeks May Have Used World’s First Computer to Predict the Future
June 10, 2016

Researchers have deciphered minute inscriptions on the 2,000-year-old Antikythera device that indicate it may have been used as more than an astronomical calculator. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About Ada Lovelace
December 10, 2015

On the bicentennial of Ada Lovelace’s birth, learn 10 surprising facts about the woman often called the world’s first computer programmer. Read More

How World War I Led to the Apple Watch
March 10, 2015

Apple has unveiled its new smartwatch, but if not for a century-old war, the high-tech timepiece may never have been developed. Read More

Great American Garage Entrepreneurs
October 6, 2011

Find out about great American businesses that got their start in garages, including one classic example: Apple Inc., co-founded by the late Steve Jobs in 1976. Read More