NYX 360: 27 January 2012

Millsaps College beats MSU (then Mississippi A...

Western Union's then-start of the art communication; image via Wikipedia

English: Apple iPad Event

Jobs and iPad; image via WikipediaEnglish: Light bulb patent application. Photol...

Today’s history – NYT:

  • 1880 --Thomas Edison received a patent for his electric incandescent lamp.
  • 2006 -- Western Union delivered its last telegram.
  • 2010 -- Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the iPad tablet computer during a presentation in San Francisco.

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