Scelbi & Mark-8

The Altair

The IBM 5100

The TRS-80

The Commodore Pet

1. What is the significance of ARPnet?

It began the history of computers, that we have now, and helped out the US Defense Department.

2. When was the internet that we know, world wide web, developed and introduced?

The world wide web was developed and introduced between 1980-1991.

3. Two men are known for their development of the Apple I computer in a garage behind their parent’s home. Who are they? Are they still with Apple today?

Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak are the makers of Apple. Jobs is not with Apple anymore, but Wozniak is sort of, but has a job that is his first priority rather than apple.

4. Over the years, Apple has included “easter eggs” within their software. What is an “easter egg”?

They are programs hidden inside other programs

5. Search for easter eggs within Photoshop and Illustrator. List a few in your post and find them in the software!

Illustrator: Show eyes, secret birthday cake

Photoshop: strange cargo, hidden faces, box burp

6. Where do you think computers will take us in the next 10 years?

I think that in the near future, computers will be a main source of education, economy, jobs, and ect. It has already increased a great amount recently, therefore it will continue to get more advanced gradually.

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