What Contribution Did Ada Byron Make to Computing?
Ada Byron suggested a plan for how an engine might calculate Bernoulli numbers. The plan was regarded as the first computer program. In 1979, the U.S. Department of Defence named a software language they had developed 'Ada' in her honour.
Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (10 December 1815 – 27 November 1852), born Augusta Ada Byron and now commonly known as Ada Lovelace, was an English mathematician and writer chiefly known for her...