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VisiCalc introduced

11th May 1979
VisiCalc introduced

VisiCalc Given First Public Demonstration.

Harvard MBA candidate Daniel Bricklin and programmer Robert Frankston gave the first demonstration of VisiCalc, the program that made a business machine of the personal computer, for the Apple II. VisiCalc (short for visible calculator) automated the recalculation of spreadsheets. A huge success, more than 100,000 copies were sold in the first year.


 

 

 


 

VisiCalc introduced

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