The History of Technology | 1960 to 1970
We’re going to take you back a bit in the technology time continuum. This is part of a series of posts we’re publishing on the History of Technology. We’ve hand picked some key moments in technology that we think were significant. These are defining moments where technology pioneers created a product, a technology or a company… or did or said something of significance. Think of these posts as time capsules that chronicle some of the most interesting times in tech along with the odd gaff! We’ve also included the top songs, movies and TV shows too!
The History of Technology 1960 to 1970
During this decade industrial automation drives innovation, ASCII and UNIX get their start and the space race is in full bloom. Pioneers begin working with artificial intelligence and chatbots, Ma Bell takes her first hit from acoustic modems and a sci-fi TV show predicts a future boon of wearable tech and universal communication.