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  • As Apple is all set to launch the latest addition to its flagship smartphone range - the iPhone X along with the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, a look back at how the first-ever iPhone came to be and how it revolutionised the tech industry

    Sep 13, 2017, 12:15 IST

  • On the birthday of Orkut Büyükkökten, founder of the now defunct social networking platform, Orkut, we take a look at how his creation went on to change social media before Facebook and Twitter started to rule the roost

    Feb 06, 2017, 10:20 IST

  • The Apple Macintosh went on sale on this day, January 24 in 1984, 33 years ago. On this occasion we list some lesser-known facts about the personal computer...

    Jan 24, 2017, 12:10 IST

  • On the 32nd anniversary of the release of classic arcade game Tetris, we turn back the clock and re-visit a list of widely known and played retro video games that continue to enjoy popularity among gamers in various forms of mass media even today...

    Jun 06, 2016, 08:20 IST

  • On the birthday of Ward Cunningham, creator of the first-ever wiki, we look back how his invention eventually led to the birth of Wikipedia

    May 26, 2016, 13:03 IST

  • American video game company Atari released Pong a table-tennis sports game on the arcade platform on this day, November 29 in 1972...

    Nov 29, 2015, 08:55 IST

  • Microsoft released its first version of the Windows operating system on this day, November 20, thirty years ago. On this occasion we present 30 interesting trivia facts about the OS...

    Nov 20, 2015, 09:35 IST

  • Microblogging website Twitter has been on a roll since it's inception nine years agao on this day, with celeb users, controversies and much more. But, what started it all? We turn the clock back to revisit the origin of the online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages...

    Jul 15, 2015, 08:00 IST

  • On the second death anniversary of American engineer Douglas Engelbart, who is credited with the invention of the computer mouse we look back at how the man stumbled upon his most widely used innovation and it's early history...

    Jul 02, 2015, 08:20 IST

  • On this day, history was made 11 years ago, when Jawed Karim, one of the co-founders of the popular video sharing website YouTube made the first-ever upload titled, 'Me at the zoo'

    Apr 23, 2015, 13:00 IST

  • On this day, March 5 in 1975, several very high-profile hackers and computer entrepreneurs met at the Homebrew Computer Club, an early computer hobbyist group in Silicon Valley...

    Mar 05, 2015, 08:00 IST

  • On this day, August 12, 33 years ago in 1981, IBM launched ihe IBM Personal Computer or the IBM PC. Here are 15 things that you probably may not know about the IBM PC and its legacy...

    Aug 12, 2014, 07:38 IST

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