Kodak first digital camera in 1975 ad why they pulled the plug?

Kodak developed the world’s first digital camera. In December 1975 Steve Sasson engineered the first digital camera for Kodak. They however pulled the plug on it since they thought it would complete with their photographic film offerings.Kodak only resumed production of their digital cameras in 1991.


By 2012 however; Kodak claimed bankcruptsy and sold their patents to companies like Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft and others.

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