Posts Categorized: Technology

  • Finance, Reference, Technology

    Bitcoin’s History And Events Timeline

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    Bitcoin could be the most exciting technological innovation to not just the U.S. Monetary system, but the global financial regime, since the Credit Card. Let’s explore where Bitcoin has made History. January 12th, 2009 : First ever Bitcoin transaction completes: Satoshi Nakamoto proves the concept with a transmit of 10 BTC to crypto-activist Hal Finney…. Read more »

  • Reference, Technology

    Timeline History Of Credit Cards

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    The U.S. populous is dealing with a debt crisis both as a collective, as well as in the personal. It’s big news! Below is a timeline of the Credit Card industry. by infoglyphs. Learn about data visualization software.   Do you have a correction or valuable addition to the timeline? Context matters! Click here and… Read more »

  • Reference, Technology

    The Atari 2600 History Timeline

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    October 1977: The Atari 2600 console is released during the height of the handheld video game craze, by Atari, Inc. It retails at $199, a price point to this day that represents the benchmark for video game consoles. 8 additional games were sold seperately. Only 277,000 consoles were sold. Atari, Inc. also sells an OEM… Read more »

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    Timeline: Madden Video Game Franchise History

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    1988:   First Madden game (John Madden Football)  is released by Electronic Arts, with an energetic John Madden on the cover. Features: Customizable gameplay and conditions like weather (hot, rain, snow, or cold and windy), time length of quarters, player fatigue and injuries, and penalties. Can create teams from scratch, which was important because no… Read more »

  • Reference, Technology

    History Of Social Media

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    May 1, 2001: Wikipedia, a free encyclopedia launches.  Originally just 6 articles, when the site is opened to allow others to edit it, the site quickly becomes a crowdsourced reference cited in major media. November, 2001: StumbleUpon, a website that recommends web content to its users, begins, popularizing the social bookmarking phenomenon. March 22, 2002:… Read more »

  • Reference, Technology

    History Of BBS Door Games

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    A door in a bulletin board system is an interface between the BBS software and an external application. The term is also used to refer to the external application, a computer program that runs outside of the main bulletin board program. Sometimes called external programs, doors are the most common way to add games, utilities,… Read more »

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