History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation") is the study of the past as it is described in written documents. (wikipedia)
- History The study of the past as it is described in written documents. Events occurring before...
- History of the world The history of humanity, as determined from archaeology, anthropology, genetics, linguistics, and...
- History of the Earth The history of Earth concerns the development of planet Earth from its formation to the present day.
- Philosophy of history The philosophical study of history and the past.
- Medical history The medical history or case history of a patient is information gained by a physician by asking...
- Changelog A log or record of all notable changes made to a project.
- History The Histories of Herodotus is now considered the founding work of history in Western literature.
- History (band) A South Korean boy group formed by LOEN Entertainment in 2013.
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- Historical The Modern History of Computing www
Historical survey from Babbage onward; by B. Modern History of Computing. Jack Copeland from the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. The Modern History of Computing.
- This PC History www
This site is under construction but has some nice pictures of some pre-IBM machines. PC History.
- Biographies, Triumph of the Nerds www
Biographies, the Nerds, an interactive game, and a questions and answers forum trace the birth of the personal computer at this PBS companion site. Triumph of the Nerds.
- Timeline Chronology of Personal Computers www
Timeline of microcomputers from the development of the microprocessor in the 1960s through to the present day. Personal Computers. Includes hardware, software, peripherals, companies, and individuals. Chronology of Personal Computers.
- An The Association for History and Computing www
An international organization which aims to promote and develop interest in the use of computers in all types of historical study at every level, Association for History and Computing, in both teaching and research. The Association for History and Computing.
- Articles Computer History www
Articles and photos on many topics; user submitted content with Wiki-style editing for registered users; photo gallery, History, forum, feedback. Computer History.
- Pictures, The Obsolete Technology Website www
Pictures, Obsolete Technology Website, documents, and advertisements of classic computers from the 1970's and 1980's. The Obsolete Technology Website.
- Focuses Computer History Museum www
Focuses exclusively on the history of computing. History Museum. Located in Mountain View, California. Search the collection, illustrated timeline, online exhibits and select images from the collection, "This Day in History," curator's choice, and the Hall of Fellows (awards for contributions to computing). Computer History Museum.
- A Computers, Videogames and Arcade Collector's Ring www
A directory of links. Computers, Videogames and Arcade Collector's Ring.
- A Computers in the Computer age www
A look at the progression in computer technology throughout the ages. Computers in the Computer age.
- New Tools for Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Expanding Technology www
New updated edition from MIT Press, for Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Expanding Technology, with new interviews of historic characters. Tools for Thought: The History and Future of Mind-Expanding Technology.
- Offers The History of Computing Project www
Offers a detailed timeline on the history of computer. History of Computing Project. Sections include hardware, software, pioneers and references. The History of Computing Project.
- A Charles Babbage Institute (CBI) www
A research center at the University of Minnesota dedicated to promoting the study and preservation of the history of computing and information processing. Babbage Institute (CBI). Charles Babbage Institute (CBI).
- Lecture The History of Computing Science: From the Past to the Present www
Lecture presented by Michelle A. History of Computing Science: From the Past to the Present. Hoyle explaining how computers and computing science arose from using sticks with notches for counting, to the massive explosion of personal computers in the 1980s. The History of Computing Science: From the Past to the Present.
- Detailed The History of Computing www
Detailed information including early pioneers and companies, History of Computing, archives, languages, and networking from the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech. The History of Computing.
- by Tools For Thought www
by Howard Rheingold. For Thought. Online copy of well known 1985 book on the invention of computing; includes Babbage, Turing, von Neumann, Engelbart, PARC, Kay, and Atari. Tools For Thought.
- Covers Punched Cards www
Covers the earliest ways of encoding data up to the cards used in voting systems today. Punched Cards.
- In Silicon Valley to Internet Valley www
In San Francisco Bay Area; background, Valley to Internet Valley, history, future: trends, forecasts. Silicon Valley to Internet Valley.
- Pictures Computer History Images www
Pictures of many of the pioneering computers. Computer History Images.
- A History of Computers www
A directory of sites about the history of computers arranged categorically and with specific topic and general topic sections. History of Computers.
- Houses National Archive for the History of Computing www
Houses the UK's most important collection of documents relating to the history of computing, Archive for the History of Computing, and encourages interest and study in the history of computing more generally. National Archive for the History of Computing.
- Writings Reflections of a ModemJunkie www
Writings on computers, a ModemJunkie, the early online world, and the Internet, dating from 1992 to 2000. Reflections of a ModemJunkie.
- A Stefan's Old Computer Collection www
A personal collection of old computers, Old Computer Collection, screenshots of classic bootscreens, brochures, and downloadable vintage software. Also has a buy/sell computer market. Stefan's Old Computer Collection.
- A Commodore Gallery www
A collection of computers and other products by Commodore Business Machines maintained by Bo Zimmerman. Commodore Gallery.
- Beschouwingen Van eniac tot... www
Beschouwingen over de onstaansgeschiedenis, eniac tot..., het heden en de toekomst van de computer. Van eniac tot....
- Een Retro-Computer-Dag www
Een gebruikersdag voor hobbyisten, Retro-Computer-Dag, gebruikers en verzamelaars van oude computers. Retro-Computer-Dag.
- An SIMH www
An open source collection of emulators for Windows of historical computers, SIMH, including GRI-909, HP 2116/2100/21MX, IBM 1401/1620/1130/System 3, PDP-1/4/7-11/15/VAX. Also provides software kits, system photographs, and technical papers. SIMH.
- Open VAM www
Open source Alpha Microsystems AM-100 emulator for Linux, VAM, Mac OS, and Windows. VAM.
- Documentation The SWTPC Computer Documentation Repository www
Documentation for the SWTPC computer line. The SWTPC Computer Documentation Repository.
- Rescues The Computer Closet www
Rescues classic microcomputers and video games from the junk heap. The Computer Closet.
- An The Executive Computer; A Web of Networks, an Abundance of Services www
An early New York Times article on the Internet. The Executive Computer; A Web of Networks, an Abundance of Services.
- Scholarly The Internet: Past, Present and Future: Internet and WWW History www
Scholarly article by Jesper Vissing Laursen on the development of the Internet. The Internet: Past, Present and Future: Internet and WWW History.
- Prototype The Secret Weapons of Commodore www
Prototype and rarities of the CBM / Commodore lines of machines. Secret Weapons of Commodore. Informative chronological site on all things Commodore. The Secret Weapons of Commodore.
- Contains Personal Computer Museum www
Contains over 40 interactive computer displays and over 250 machines. Computer Museum. Features a listing, gallery, resources, and hours. Located in Brantford, Ontario. Personal Computer Museum.
- Alexa: History Computers
Alexa Directory Top Sites: History Computers
- DMOZ: History Computers
dmoz.org Directory: History Computers