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__SPACER__ This is possibly the most controversial pick, I chose it over the Fuji DS-1P which was never sold, or the sony MAVIKA which was essentially a video camera or even a prototype electronic camera by Kodak in 1975. History is sometimes complicated, but the Dycam, also known as the Logitech Fotoman has as good a claim as any here.
__SPACER__ Tim Berners Lee had much difficulty going through bureaucratic hoops to purchase a NeXT Machine for him to develop the Web. But its unique windowing system allowed him to prototype the Web 3 months after proposing it. Two machines were bought, and it isn't known which was the first to serve a web page.