Category: technology

The Siemens System 4004 computer, 1972.

The Siemens System 4004 computer, 1972.

Exploring virtual reality at NASA’s Ames Resea…

Exploring virtual reality at NASA’s Ames Research Center, 1989.

“Space shuttle size comparison.”

“Space shuttle size comparison.”

(SDASM)

TV goes to space on the cover of Tekhnika Molo…

TV goes to space on the cover of Tekhnika Molodezhi, July 1954.

Computers from Digital Equipment Corporation u…

Computers from Digital Equipment Corporation used by workers in Boston, Massachusetts, 1981. Photo by Spencer Grant. (Digital Commonwealth)

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test”.

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test”.

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

Clipped from “Chinese Nuclear Test.”

Cray supercomputers at Lawrence Livermore Nati…

Cray supercomputers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, circa 1984.

Cray supercomputers at Lawrence Livermore Nati…

Cray supercomputers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, circa 1984.

TODAY IN HISTORY: The Intel 4004, a 4-bit cent…

TODAY IN HISTORY: The Intel 4004, a 4-bit central processing unit (CPU), is introduced to the public on November 15, 1971. (Sources: 1, 2)