Since the development of the binary number system in 1703, the field of computer science has experienced exponential growth, branching out endlessly, disrupting existing systems, and driving innovation in all other industries. This timeline infographic outlines how computer science revolutionized technology, from Alan Turing’s Bombe Machine in 1941 to today’s innovations like the upcoming Microsoft Hololens and the world’s first Neural Lace Network.
In 1703, Gottfried Leibniz invented the modern binary number system that forever changed the developed world. In the intervening years, computing has become an integral part of our daily existence. This infographic from Computer Science Zone breaks down the major technology breakthroughs and landmark products that have helped to shape the way we live.