French engineer, physicist and mathematician known for discovering the polarisation of light. He is most famous for Malus’ law by which one can know the resultant intensity when a polariser is placed in the path of an incident beam.
The highest-selling computer of all time is Commodore 64. It was introduced in 1982 and sold anywhere between 12.5 to 17 million units. The company was founded by Jack Tramiel, a Polish-American businessman, and was also the first to produce a personal computer available off the shelf, the Commodore PET. unfortunately, the dream run didn't last long and Commodore International filed for bankruptcy on 29th April 1994. [more...]