History of computing
The history of computing is longer than the history of computing hardware and modern computing technology and includes the history of methods intended for pen and paper or for chalk and slate, with or...
The Evolution of Data Storage - Take a look at 14 devices in the history of data storage.
Everybody stores data. We often take the devices that store our data for granted, as they have become so inexpensive and efficient. But we’ve come a long way from the early days of computing. Take a l...
Bill Gates Interview The Strongest Believer Of Bitcoin is Better Currency NOBODY CAN STOP ITS
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Bill Gates on New Discoveries and Innovations
We live in a time when new discoveries and innovations are so commonplace that it’s easy to take cutting-edge research for granted. But most breakthroughs that improve our lives get their start as...
Apple 1984 Super Bowl Commercial Introducing Macintosh Computer (HD)
Iconic 1984 Apple Computer Macintosh commercial conceived by Chiat/Day and directed by Ridley Scott was nationally aired on television only once - during the...
Bill Gates: the robot that takes your job should pay taxes
The world's richest man is arguing for taxing and slowing automation.
Was Antikythera Mechanism A 2,100-Year-Old Computer?
An ancient device thought to predict astronomical events may have been a computer built 21 centuries ago. Why did ancient Greeks build this machine?
The Millionaire Machine
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Join us on the hunt for the government's oldest computer
As the saying goes, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." If a machine is doing its job, reliably and without error, then common sense dictates that you just shouldn't mess with it. This is doubly true f...
Bill Gates Memorised His Employees’ Number Plates To Monitor When They Left The Office
The Microsoft co-founder admitted he was 'fanatical about work' in his youth. Bill Gates used to memorise all his employees’ number plates so that he could monitor the time they arrived and left the o...
A Single Blood Test For All Cancers? Illumina, Bill Gates And Jeff Bezos Launch Startup To Make It Happen
What if a simple blood test could detect any cancer early, when it was still easy to treat? It sounds like science fiction. But Illumina, the $24 billion (market cap) biotechnology company that has pi...
CSIRAC – The first computer to play music
It filled a room the size of a double garage and had only a fraction of the brainpower of the cheapest electronic organiser. Australia's first computer, the fourth in the world, was a supercomputer f...
Next Stop For IBM’s Watson Supercomputer: Your Local CVS Pharmacy
IBM is teaming up with CVS Health to harness the power of the Watson supercomputing brain to transform how the care of patients with chronic conditions is managed. Under a deal expected to be announc...
The 10 Wealthiest Couples In The World
These 10 power couples are each worth tens of billions of dollars, making Beyonce and Jay-Z look middle class in comparison. Bill and Melinda Gates are the world's wealthiest couple according to a rep...
What successful people do on the weekend
These business pros prove there is no right or wrong way to structure your weekend. For some, the weekend is a sacred retreat from the hustle and bustle of our busy work lives. For others, the weeken...
Anyone Can Now Use IBM's Watson To Crunch Their Numbers
IBM has launched the public beta of Watson Analytics, its set of cloud-based predictive and analytics tools.
Timeline of computing 2400 BC-1949
This article presents a detailed timeline of events in the history of computing hardware: from prehistory until 1949. For narratives explaining the overall developments, see the navigation box "Histor...
History of computer science
The history of computer science began long before the modern discipline of computer science that emerged in the 20th century, and hinted at in the centuries prior. The progression, from mechanical inv...
History of computing hardware
The history of computing hardware covers the developments from early simple devices to aid calculation to modern day computers.Before the 20th century, most calculations were done by humans. Early mec...
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History of software
Software can be defined as programs stored in the memory of stored-program digital computers. The outline for what would have been the first piece of software was written by Ada Lovelace in the 19th c...
History of video games
The history of video games goes as far back as the early 1950s, when academics began designing simple games, simulations, and artificial intelligence programs as part of their computer science researc...
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History of the Internet
The history of the Internet begins with the development of electronic computers in the 1950s. Initial concepts of packet networking originated in several computer science laboratories in the United St...
History of the Internet - Wikipedia
Legacy system
In computing a legacy system is an old method, technology, computer system, or application program,"of, relating to, or being a previous or outdated computer system." Often a pejorative term, referen...
Retrocomputing
Retrocomputing is the use of older computer hardware and software in modern times. Retrocomputing is usually classed as a hobby and recreation rather than a practical application of technology; enthus...
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Unit record equipment
Starting at the end of the nineteenth century, well before the advent of electronic computers, data processing was performed using electromechanical devices called unit record equipment, electric acco...
Unit record equipment - Wikipedia
Mathematical instrument
Animation of construction of a pentagon using a compass and straightedge A mathematical instrument is a tool or device used in the study or practice of mathematics. In geometry, construction of vari...
Mathematical instrument - Wikipedia