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The History of Computer Technology
Computer technology has advanced very quickly over the years. The term computer originally referred to people. It was a job title for those who did repetitive work with math problems. The first programmable digital computers were invented in the 1940s.... More »
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COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY L. C. Payne. THE BASIC PRINCIPLES AND BRIEF. HISTORY OF COMPUTER. TECHNOLOGY. L. C. PAYNE B.Sc. Ph.D. F.B.C.S.. Automation Consultant. The Grange, Shenley, Hertfordshire. 1 A machine for augmenting cerebral functions. 2 An unlimited variety of data-handling procedures.

Computer systems using transistors are considered the second generation of computers. It took a few years for the transistor technology to mature, but in 1954 the company IBM introduced the 650, the first mass-produced computer. Today's computers still use transistors, although they are much smaller. By 1958 it became ...

Aug 10, 2017 ...Computers were expensive and using women to advertise them gave the appearance to managers that jobs involving computers are easy and can be done with a cheap labour force,” explains technology historian Marie Hicks. They might have been on a typist's salary, but women like the one who ...

What New in Computer Technology?

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Dec 22, 2015 ... This year brought numerous, huge advancements across multiple fields. From holographic computers to a new blood test that could help aid the early detection of cancer. Everywhere you look, technology has a hand in pushing society forward, and closer to solving our biggest issues. It's impossible to know ...

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Why is Computer Technology Important?

authors in terms of published information science research 1972-1995 were about computing technologies (experimental retrieval, online retrieval, general library systems,. OPACs), some probably had computers as an important aspect ( citation analysis, bibliometrics, science communication) but others did not (user theory, ...

Sep 21, 2012 ... To begin my discussion about the important of I.T in Society, let us know first what is the essential meaning of Information technology (IT)… “Information technology (IT) is "the study, design, development, implementation, support or management of computer-based information systems, particularly software ...

The Role/Importance of Personal Computers to Support Learning in Higher Education (Thesis, Master of Arts). ... approaches to study; 3] there was a disparity between students' self-reports of their adoption of technology compared with their actual practice of both academic and non-academic use of computer technology.

Computer Technology History