Timeline of computing 2010–19

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This article presents a detailed timeline of events in the history of computing from 2010 to 2019. For narratives explaining the overall developments, see the navigation box "History of computing".

2010[edit]

Date Event
April 3 Apple releases the original iPad.[1]
June 24 Apple releases the iPhone 4. [2][3]

2011[edit]

Date Event
May 4 Intel announces the commercialisation of 3D transistors [4]
June 15 The first Chromebooks, by Acer and Samsung, go on sale.[5]
September 7 The first 4 terabyte hard drive is released by Seagate.[6]

2012[edit]

Date Event
February 29 Raspberry Pi, a bare-bones, low-cost credit-card sized computer created by volunteers mostly drawn from academia and the UK tech industry, is released to help teach children to code. [7][8]
September Intel demonstrates its Next Unit of Computing, a motherboard measuring only 4 × 4 in (10 × 10 cm)[9]
October 4 TDK demonstrates a 2 terabyte hard drive on a single 3.5-inch platter.[10]
October 26 Microsoft releases the operating system Windows 8.[11]
November 18 Nintendo releases the Wii U in North America.[12]

2013[edit]

Date Event
November 15 Sony releases the PlayStation 4 in the United States.[13]
November 22 Microsoft releases Xbox one.[14]
November 29 Sony releases the PlayStation 4 in Europe.[15]

2014[edit]

Date Event
August 26 The first 8 terabyte hard drive is released by Seagate.[16][17][18]

Google releases the 64bits version of Chrome for Windows. [19]

August 29 Intel unveiled its first eight-core desktop processor, the Intel® Core™ i7-5960X.[20][21]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://gizmodo.com/5486444/official-ipad-launching-here-april-3-pre+orders-march-12
  2. ^ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/06/07/iphone-4-release-date-new_n_603624.html
  3. ^ https://www.apple.com/pr/library/2010/06/07Apple-Presents-iPhone-4.html
  4. ^ Shimpi, Anand Lal (2011-05-04). "Intel Announces first 22nm 3D Tri-Gate Transistors, Shipping in 2H 2011". AnandTech. Retrieved 23 January 2014. 
  5. ^ http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/05/new-kind-of-computer-chromebook.html?
  6. ^ Shimpi, Anand Lal (2011-09-07). "Seagate Ships World's First 4TB External HDD". AnandTech. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  7. ^ http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-17190918
  8. ^ http://www.theverge.com/2012/2/29/2832449/raspberry-pi-miniature-computer-on-sale
  9. ^ Shimpi, Anand Lal (2012-09-11). "Intel's Next Unit of Computing: 4"x4", Core i3, Systems Targeted at $399". AnandTech. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  10. ^ Parrish, Kevin (2012-10-04). "TDK Finally Crams 2TB on One 3.5-inch HDD Platter". Tom's Hardware. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  11. ^ http://www.zdnet.com/windows-8s-delivery-date-october-26-7000001158/
  12. ^ http://www.polygon.com/gaming/2012/9/13/3321864/nintendo-wii-u-release-date-price
  13. ^ http://archive.is/W9gxr
  14. ^ http://majornelson.com/2013/09/04/xbox-one-to-launch-on-november-22-2013-in-13-markets
  15. ^ http://archive.is/W9gxr
  16. ^ http://www.techradar.com/news/computing-components/storage/seagate-s-8tb-drive-is-biggest-ever-stores-more-than-320-blu-ray-discs-1262800
  17. ^ http://techreport.com/news/26975/seagate-ships-first-8tb-hard-drive
  18. ^ http://www.seagate.com/about/newsroom/press-releases/Seagate-ships-worlds-first-8TB-hard-drives-pr-master/
  19. ^ http://blog.chromium.org/2014/08/64-bits-of-awesome-64-bit-windows_26.html
  20. ^ http://newsroom.intel.com/community/intel_newsroom/blog/2014/08/29/intel-unleashes-its-first-8-core-desktop-processor
  21. ^ http://www.tomshardware.com/news/intel-haswell-e-x99-ddr4-cyberpowerpc,27573.html