French inventor known for filming the world’s first motion picture, Roundhay Garden Scene. The film was shot on 14th October 1888 using a single-lens camera with Eastman photographic film. Le Prince has been regarded as the “Father of Cinematography”. He disappeared on 16th September 1890.
Hard disk storage capacities have been increasing over the years. The world's first hard disk, IBM 350 Disk File, could store 5MB of data was announced on 4th September 1956. The first 1TB drive appeared 51 years later in 2007. It took just a couple of years to double the capacity and the first 2GB drive came into the market in 2009. [more...]