TITLE

The Birth of Computing

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Robin
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Fall2001, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features several mechanical calculating machines. Digital machine designed by Charles Babbage used in calculation of mathematical tables; Use of punched cards in programming the analytical engine designed by Babbage; Development of the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (ENIAC).
ACCESSION #
6735152

 

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