The first transatlantic satellite television broadcast was made on 11th July 1962. The test signal was sent between Europe to North American via the Telstar satellite put into orbit a day before.
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...]