Did you know that the first computer (as we know them today) was introduced in 1945? Historical computer facts tell us that the 1st electronic digital computer was called the “ENIAC” which stands for Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer and it was introduced in 1945 in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. This computer required so much electricity that the lights in the towns and cities close by dimmed every time that it was turned on!It was huge and it weighed 30 tons and took up about 1500 square feet of interior floor space! The first computers were so big and they used to occupy huge rooms. The size of computers was reduced gradually over time and the storage capacities were improved drastically as well. Development of the microprocessor was one thing that lead to the evolution of the early computers. Today there are countless types of personal and desktop computers. ThereREAD MORE!
(EDIT – Updated) YouTube’s 1st ever video was uploaded on April 23rd 2005. It featured Jawed Karim who is one of YouTube’s founders. In the video he was at the San Diego zoo, since then YouTube has come quite a long way. Before the creation of YouTube back in 2005, people could easily send text, as well as photographs & other images as attachments to the email, but the sharing videos over the Internet was nothing that anyone could think of. However, thanks to Steve Chen, Jawed Karim & Chad Hurley 3 former employees of Paypal. These former Paypal employees are the brains that were behind YouTube‘s creation, and ever since YouTube was created, video sharing became very easy like never before. All that a YouTube website visitor needs to do is visit YouTube, search for any type of video & then sit back & enjoy the video. READ MORE!