American businessman and founder of Kmart (originally called S. S. Kresge Company). The first Kmart opened in Garden City, Michigan in 1962.
The first ever text message was sent on December 3, 1992, by Neil Papworth from his computer to the phone of Richard Jarvis. Neil was a test engineer for Sema Group and used the Vodafone network to transmit the text message. [more...]