• 1951 July 15
    (b.) - ?


Overcame the inherent restrictions of early microcomputers to devise a scheme for the attachment of external storage devices via ports that were not originally designed for that purpose. In recent years, USB has made this significantly simpler but, at the time, a parallel-port-connected HDD was a significant innovation.
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    1951 July 15
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  • Noted For:

    Invention of the external hard-disk drive
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