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Title: Computer History Notes - Herong's Tutorial Notes
Author: Dr. Herong Yang -
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Version/Edition: v3.12, 2020
Number of pages: 120
This book is a collection of notes on computer history. Topics include:
1957: FORTRAN Language by IBM;
1970: UNIX OS by AT&T Bell Labs;
1971: FTP by Abhay Bhushan;
1972: C Language by Dennis Ritchie;
1976: vi Editor by Bill Joy;
1977: Apple II by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak;
1977: The Bourne Shell by Stephen Bourne;
1978: The C Shell by Bill Joy;
1983: 'Sendmail' by Eric Allman;
1984: Macintosh by Apple Inc.;
1984: X Window System by a MIT Team;
1991: WWW by Tim Berners-Lee;
1991: Gopher by a University of Minnesota Team;
1995: Java Developed by Sun Microsystems;
1995: PHP by Rasmus Lerdorf;
2002: .NET by Microsoft.
Updated in 2020 (Version v3.12) with minor changes.
FORTRAN, Java, UNIX, FTP, C, vi, Bourne Shell, C Shell, Bash, Tcsh, X Window System, Gopher, Macintosh, .NET, Apple, WWW.
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- Code examples are provided as-is, with no warranty of any kind.
- Version 3.12, 2020. Minor updates
- Version 3.00, 2012. Added .NET, PHP
- Version 2.00, 2007. Converted to hyPub format.
- Version 1.00, 2003. First edition.
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Table of Contents
►About This Book
2002 - .NET Framework Developed by Microsoft
1995 - PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor Created by Rasmus Lerdorf
1995 - Java Language Developed by Sun Microsystems
1991 - WWW (World Wide Web) Developed by Tim Berners-Lee
1991 - Gopher Protocol Created by a University of Minnesota Team
1984 - X Window System Developed a MIT Team
1984 - Macintosh Developed by Apple Inc.
1983 - "Sendmail" Mail Transfer Agent Developed by Eric Allman
1979 - The Tcsh (TENEX C Shell) Developed by Ken Greer
1978 - Bash (Bourne-Again Shell) Developed by Brian Fox
1978 - The C Shell Developed by Bill Joy
1977 - The Bourne Shell Developed by Stephen Bourne
1977 - Apple II Designed by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak
1976 - vi Text Editor Developed by Bill Joy
1974 - Internet by Vinton Cerf
1972 - C Language Developed by Dennis Ritchie
1971 - FTP Protocol Created by Abhay Bhushan
1970 - UNIX Operating System Developed by AT&T Bell Labs
1957 - FORTRAN Language Developed by IBM
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