A personal computer (PC) is a general-purpose computer whose size,
capabilities, and original .... The Apple I as delivered was still a kit computer as it
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That same year in Germany, engineer Konrad Zuse built his Z2 computer, also
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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 ...
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How did this come about? A computer in 1955 was very large and could not have
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Non-IBM personal computers were available as early as the mid-1970s, first as ...
IBM's own Personal Computer (IBM 5150) was introduced in August 1981, only a
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