Today in computer history: August 11
The 223th day of 2021. There are 142 days left in the year from this day.
August 11, 1921100 years ago
Tom Kilburn was born, an English engineer who worked on the world's first stored-program computer, the SSEM. Died January 17, 2001 (Age: 79).
August 11, 193784 years ago
Patrick McGovern was born, chairman, and founder of IDG (International Data Group). Died March 19, 2014 (Age: 76).
August 11, 195071 years ago
Steve Wozniak was born, the co-founder of Apple and Father of the Apple computer.
August 11, 200318 years ago
Oak Technology was acquired by Zoran.
August 11, 20174 years ago
OpenAI became the first AI to defeat the world's best DotA 2 player.
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