Technology Timeline

Technology Dates

First Calculator

1623

by Willhelm Shickard

First Camera Created

1841

by Mr.Wolcott

Motion Picture Invented

1867

Called the "Wheel Of Life" by William Lincoln

First Electric Keyboard

1876

by Elisha Grey

First X-Ray

11/08/1895

by Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen

First Air Conditioner

1902

by Willis Carrier

First Electronical Television

1907

by A.A. Campbell-Swinton and Russian scientist Boris Rosing

Hearing Aid

1930

Many different versions were created during this time period

First Stereo System

1933

by Alan Dower Blumlein

Zerox Invented

1938

by Chester Carlson

First Binary Digital Computer

1941

First Mechanical-Digital Clock

10/23/1956

by D.E. Protzman

First GPS Invented

1959

Computer Mouse Invented

1963

by Douglas Engelbart

E-mail Invented

1971

by Ray Tomlinson

First Cell Phone Made

04/03/1973

First Smartphone Invented

1992

First Smartphone including calendar, address book, calculator, email service and a touch screen. This device was called "Simon". $899.00

Google Invented

1996

The first Google was created by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. The search engine was known as "BackRub" until 1997, when they changed the name to "Google", which was a play off of the word "googol", meaning 1 followed by 100 zeros.

First Digital Satellite Radio

2001

XBox 360 Created

2003

Facebook Created

2004

in February by Mark Zuckerberg

YouTube Invented

2005

by Steve Chen, Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim

XBox 360 Released

05/12/2005

Released on MTV

Twitter Created

2006

in February by Jack Dorsey

Instagram

2010

in October by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger