Annalen der Physik, a physics journal, received Albert Einstein’s paper “Does the Inertia of a Body Depend Upon Its Energy Content?” on 27th September 1905. The paper introduced Einstein’s now famous equation for energy and matter, E=mc2.
Altair 8800, sold as a build-it-yourself kit, is generally regarded as the device that sparked the microcomputer revolution. Microsoft's Altair BASIC was the first programming language for the machine. [more...]