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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer

A computer is a device that can be instructed to carry out an arbitrary set of arithmetic or logical ..... This new development heralded an explosion in the commercial and personal use of computers and led to the invention of the microprocessor.

www.history.com/topics/inventions/invention-of-the-pc

Today's personal computers are drastically different from the massive, hulking machines that emerged out of World War II–and the difference isn't only in their ...

www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000984.htm

Jun 27, 2017 ... Note: Early inventions which helped lead up to the computer, such as the abacus, calculator, and tablet machines, are not accounted for in this ...

www.engineersgarage.com/invention-stories/computer-history

One such empowering invention has been of Computer. Not one but there are many geniuses behind the development and growth of this phenomenal ...

readanddigest.com/history-of-computer

Aug 16, 2012 ... The era for modern age computing is said to be started in the year 1837 when Charles Babbage invented first programmable computer to ...

www.livescience.com/20718-computer-history.html

Sep 8, 2015 ... The history of computers starts with industrial and governmental needs, which led to huge machines and eventually the Internet, mobile phones ...

techland.time.com/2011/11/10/who-really-invented-the-computer

Nov 10, 2011 ... If someone up and asked you "who invented the computer," how would ... but the inventor passed on plans for its completion, and in 1991, the ...

www.timetoast.com/timelines/10-most-important-inventions-for-computers

10 most important inventions for computers, a timeline made with Timetoast's free interactive timeline making software.

science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/inventions/who-invented-the-computer.htm

Find out who was responsible for the creation of the computer. ... We could argue that the first computer was the abacus or its descendant, the slide rule, invented by William Oughtred in 1622. ... 10 Silly Inventions That Became Wildly Famous.