What was eniac?

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ENIAC was the Electrical Numerator Integrator and Computer. It was the first general purpose computing platform. It came out in 1946 and was sponsored by the US Army during WW II. It ws meant to calculate artillary firing tables.
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ENIAC was one of the first computers, originally built by the US Army to calculate trajectories for artillery.
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( ′ē·nē·ak ) (computer science) The first digital computer in the modern sense of the word, built 1942-1945. Derived from Electronic Numerical Integrator
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The invention of ENIAC opened up computer technology to all generations that have since
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Electronic Numerical Interpreter and Calculator (common but incorrect)
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ENIAC, short for Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer, was the first general-purpose electronic computer.
It was built by the United States Army during World War II, and unveiled on February 14, 1946 at the University of Pennsylvania.
Eniac was the very first digital computer made by human. It was made using vacuum tube transistor gates. Hence it was very bulky and power consuming.
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