Emergence of Email & Apple

Emergence of Email & Apple (1970 - 1979)

 

  • The first year in this decade introduced the first automated teller machine which we now commonly know as the ATM. Networking also becomes a lot more important and used during this year. In 1971, the first personal computer is introduced. John Blakenbaker invented the Kenbak-1. Also in this year, the 8 inch floppy disk is introduced. 

    One of the most important things in computer history also happened. Ray Tomlinson sent the first email and was the person who came up with the “at” symbol (@). The first computer game that revolutionized the gaming industry came out in 1972. The two sticks and ball that changed was called Pong. Also in '72, the HP-35 came out. The Ethernet was invented in 1973 and so was the Micral. The Micral was a personal computer that used a microprocessor. The first workstation with a built-in mouse was built by the Xerox company in 1974. Although there was a mic computer the year before, the SCELBI was the first commercial computer based on a microprocessor. We know it now mostly as PC, is personal computer. The term personal computer was coined in 1975 with the computer Altair 8800. 

    In 1976, Steve Wozniak introduced Apple to the world with the Apple I. The next year he came out with the Apple II. 1978 had an upgrade from something that was invented before. The floppy disk was brought down to 5.25 inches. The year after, the computers Atari 400 and 800 came out which were made for gaming and started the gaming console revolution.

 

 

     Alpine Computer Repair & IT Services, LLC

alt

We provide quality computer repair, sales, support and service to Flagstaff, Arizona at affordable rates!

We can meet at our OFFICE!

..or.. We can come to YOU!

FREE ESTIMATES! (928)774-7700


 

Specialized Services

From HOME to OFFICE computer related services we can handle it ALL. We are a locally owned & operated Flagstaff business. We have a combined talent showcase of over 30+ years of computing know how, we are typically available to help you today.

Ask about our monthly special for super savings you don't want to pass up.

Computer services in Flagstaff are essential to safe computing. We can clean your computer from tracking cookies and spyware/malware at an affordable rate. You will be creaming across the Internet at warp speed when we clean & configure your system to handle the most sophisticated threats on the world wide web.

 

alt

 

Recent publications

Virus Removal Flagstaff
Thursday, June 20, 2013 20:56
Computer Repairs
Tuesday, April 03, 2012 10:03
Networking Blog
Sunday, March 25, 2012 17:01
Upgrade Blog
Sunday, March 25, 2012 15:48

100% Customer Satisfaction

We understand the importance of customer satisfaction, as well as maintaining the most professional support possible.

Often situations occur at the worst time possible. We are available for same day service to help you regain control of your computing enviornment.

We take extreme pride in our work and in our interactions with our most valuable part of our business, the clients. We can HELP!

Repairs, Sales & IT Support

Our office is by both appointment as well as welcoming walk-ins. Either way our team will give you the attention your computer needs without untimely status reports. 

Ask about our flat rate virus removal only $85.00 !

We can help you today! Call for a FREE ESTIMATE!


  (928) 774-7700