Venera 4, the Soviet Union space probe, reached the planet Venus on 18th October 1967. It starts transmitting data back to earth and become the first space craft to report information from another planet. Venera 4 was launched on 12th June 1967.
Before the iPad was formally announced by Steve Jobs on 27th January 2010, there were reliable speculations that Apple was about to launch a tablet. People called it iTablet or iSlate. [more...]