Milestones in Computing     Last updated on 2014/2558 9 8, a full moon day;

Civilization types vary with technology; Theoretically type 1, 2, 3, and 4 are classified by time [Parallel Worlds; Michio Kaku; 2004]; Fraction points within the civilization types can define living standard, energy vs. time, etc. Also see: Computers;

OEM base Remark
calculator   dictionary CD translator display GPS   Notebook 3D ...  
  printer           printer        
Acer   O   yy         yy   IFF global standard, logo must be based, step by step, i.e. time in distance ... ;
Brother   yy yy   yy     yy    
Canon yy yy yy   yy     yy    
Casio yy yy yy   yy yy        
Daewoo   O   yy   yy        
Fujitsu   O   yy         yy  
Hitachi   yy   yy   yy     yy  
HP   yy           yy yy  
Hyundai   O   yy   yy        
Lenovo   O             yy  
LG   O   yy   yy     yy  
NEC   yy   yy   yy     yy  
Panasonic   yy   yy   yy     yy yy
Samsung   O   yy   yy     yy yy
Sanyo yy O   yy   yy        
Seiko yy O yy   yy          
Sharp yy yy   yy   yy   yy   yy
Sony   O   yy   yy yy yy   yy
TEAC   O   yy            
TDK   O   yy            
Toshiba   O   yy   yy   yy yy yy
...                    
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History in timeline; The following table contains incomplete data, and estimated most popular years;

 

2554 ~

 

2554 ~

         
  1875 1880 1885 1890 1895 1900 1905 1910 1915 1920 1925 1930 1935 1940 1945 1950 1955 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015 2020 2025 2030 ... ...
Abacus Phonograph; Telephone         Transatlantic wireless communication Electronic amplifying;       Inte_graph   FM TV; Analog electronic;   Commercial; Information theories; Stored exe. programs; Transistors; Complex number numerical integration; AI; Integrated circuit; Mini; ARPANET; Relational Databases; UNIX; Floppy disks; PC; Spreadsheet EDPs; Cellular wireless telephony; CDROM; OODB; WWW; WWW web browsers; DVD; Multimedia; Mobile; Grid; SETI; TB; Asimo; 12th decimal_point of PI; SMS on flights; Biometric;

sound beam;

           
Wood                                         UPC   Laser     RFID; Flat panel;   solar tree Smart grid          
                                                Mono display obsolete;

Biometric (clone; genuine; humanoid) ...

3D TV          

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