What year was the computer chip invented?

Answer The first computer chip was invented in 1958 by scientist Jack Kilby of Texas Instruments. A year later, scientist Robert Noyce of Fairchild Semiconductor invented a very similar chip. Both are cre... Read More »

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Who invented the first computer chip?

Jack Kilby of Texas Instruments and Robert Noyce of Fairchild Semiconductor are credited with inventing the computer chip in 1958. The two inventors were not working together, but developed similar... Read More »

In what year was the mini computer invented?

The Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) PDP-8 is considered by many to be the first minicomputer. It was released to the market in 1965. The PDP-8 was also the first computer to have a sale price u... Read More »

What year was the first computer invented?

The first computer invented is quite a bit different from the computers that we know and use today. Known as the Z1, the first programmable computer was invented in between 1936 and 1938 by Konrad ... Read More »

What year was the Macintosh computer invented?

According to Duke University, Apple designed and developed much of the first Macintosh in 1983 for the computer's introduction in January 1984. A Superbowl commercial showing how the Macintosh coul... Read More »