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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer

A computer is a device that can be instructed to carry out arbitrary sequences of arithmetic or .... The first modern analog computer was a tide-predicting machine, invented by Sir William Thomson in 1872. The differential analyser, a mechanical  ...

www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000984.htm

Jun 27, 2017 ... The complete history of when the first computer was invented, including all types of ... computer, and the first really functional modern computer.

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 ... that he, not Turing or Zuse, is the true father of the modern computer.

www.landley.net/history/mirror/timelines/inventors/html/blcoindex.htm

A history of computers and the inventors involved with each computer invention milestone - a timeline with detailed features.

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Apr 26, 2012 ... How Alan Turing Invented the Computer Age .... computer—the Universal Machine—that has transformed the modern world and will profoundly ...

www.thoughtco.com/konrad-zuse-modern-computer-4078237

Jul 31, 2017 ... Konrad Zuse has been called the inventor of the modern computer for his series of automatic calculators first developed in 1936.

www.quora.com/Who-invented-the-modern-computer

Konrad Zuse was a German civil engineer, inventor and computer pioneer. His greatest achievement was the world's first programmable computer. The Z1 was ...

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Jul 31, 2013 ... Alan Turing is widely accepted as the theoretical inventor of the modern computer.

www.turing.org.uk/scrapbook/computer.html

Everyone knows: computers come into every aspect of modern life. But the meaning of the word 'computer' has changed in time. In the 1930s and 1940s 'a ...