• Wednesday20th November 1985

    Windows 1.0 launch

    events_image November 20, 1985 Microsoft launched the first Windows operating system named Windows 1. 0. However Windows 1.0 is not a complete operating, it extends MS-DOS. It shell contains a program called MS-DOS Executive.

  • Saturday1st June 1985

    PostgreSQL has been released


    PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. It has more than 15 years of active development and a proven architecture that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, data integrity, and correctness. It runs on all major operating systems, including Linux, UNIX (A... see all details

  • Friday24th May 1985

    AOL Inc.


    AOL Inc. (previously known as America Online, written as AOL and stylized as "Aol." but commonly pronounced as an initialism) is a multinational mass media corporation based in New York City that develops, grows, and invests in brands and web sites. The company's business spans digital distribution ... see all details

  • Tuesday1st January 1985



    ZTE Corporation (formerly Zhongxing Telecommunication Equipment Corporation) is a Chinese multinational telecommunications equipment and systems company headquartered in Shenzhen, China. It is the world's fourth-largest mobile phone manufacturer measured by 2012 unit sales and the world's fifth-larg... see all details

  • Tuesday1st January 1985

    Corel Corporation


    Corel Corporation (from the abbreviation "Cowpland Research Laboratory") is a software company headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, specializing in graphics processing. It is known for producing software titles such as CorelDRAW, for having acquired Jasc Software, developers of Paint Shop Pro, in Octob... see all details