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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Home_computer

Home computers were a class of microcomputers entering the market in 1977, and becoming .... In the late 1970s, the 6502-based Apple II series had carved out a niche for .... Application software on cartridge did exist, which loaded instantly and ... eventually (inevitably, it seemed) come to dominate the computer business ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_personal_computers

The history of the personal computer as a mass-market consumer electronic device began with .... The “brain” [computer] may one day come down to our level [of the common people] and help with our income-tax and book-keeping calculations. ..... production problems meant widespread sales did not start until the next year.

www.computerhistory.org/timeline/computers

That same year in Germany, engineer Konrad Zuse built his Z2 computer, also using telephone .... Wilkes' ideas grew out of the Moore School lectures he had attended three years earlier. ... Tracks on the drum did the mathematical integration.

www.reference.com/history/did-first-computer-come-out-8cc72ea58da376a7

The Z3, designed in Germany by Konrad Zuse and completed in 1941, is widely considered to be the first programmable computer. While later computers were ...

lowendmac.com/2014/personal-computer-history-the-first-25-years

Apr 26, 2014 ... The first personal computers, introduced in 1975, came as kits: The MITS Altair 8800 ... That was also the year Zilog created the Z-80 processor and MOS ... Radio Shack rolled out the TRS-80; Commodore tapped into the pet rock .... The Pentium III arrived on the scene in 1999, as did the AMD Athlon, which ...

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

Sep 8, 2015 ... The computer was born not for entertainment or email but out of a need to solve a serious number-crunching crisis. By 1880, the U.S. ...

www.quora.com/unanswered/When-did-personal-computers-first-come-out

Personal Computers ... When will Gta 5 come out for pc or will it? ... The next step from what you're saying is prosecutors telling juries, “Of course he did it! ... Today on my flight, I sat down next to a 10 year old girl who was travelling from ...

www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000984.htm

Apr 26, 2017 ... The complete history of when the first computer was invented, ... Difference Engine No 2 for the bicentennial year of Babbage's birth and later ...

www.thoughtco.com/history-of-computers-4082769

Feb 16, 2017 ... The universal language in which computers use to carry out processor ... logical structure as electronic computers that would come into use in the 20th century. ... Still, the British government did not find it worth their investment. ... That year, English mathematician Alan Turing published a paper called titled ...

homepage.cs.uri.edu/faculty/wolfe/book/Readings/Reading03.htm

This chapter is a brief summary of the history of Computers. It is supplemented by the ... The transistor promised to solve all of these problems and it did so. Transistors ... By 1984, Apple and IBM had come out with new models. Apple released ...