What year was the laptop invented?

Answer The first laptop computer was invented in 1981. The computer was invented by Adam Osborne and called the Osborne 1. Sales of the computer reached 10,000 pieces in a month. It weighed 24 lbs, had a ... Read More »

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In what year was the first laptop computer invented and by whom?

According to, the Osborne Computer Corporation released the first portable computer, the Osborne 1, in 1981. The device only had a screen that measured 5 inches diagonally and coul... Read More »

What year was the touch screen laptop invented?

Early attempts at touch screen PCs began in the late 1980s, but the concept didn't really catch on until 2002 when Microsoft introduced the "Tablet PC" into the market. The Tablet PC features handw... Read More »

Who invented pickleball&what year was it invented?

Pickleball was invented in 1965 by Joel Pritchard and Bill Bell. The court included a badminton net that had been lowered to a height of 36 inches. A plastic ball was used along with paddles that w... Read More »

When was the laptop invented?

The first laptop was invented in 1981 by Adam Osborne. The first laptop was called the Osborne 1. It had all of 64k of RAM, a 5-inch screen and two floppy-disk Intel... Read More »