One of the first computer worms to infect the Internet was Morris worm on November 2, 1988. It was written by Robert Morris, a graduate at Cornell University.
Flash memory was invented by Dr. Fujio Masuoka when he was working at Toshiba. It was presented at the 1984 International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) and introduced commercially for the first time by IBM in 1988. [more...]