Computer is a programmable electronic device that can store, retrived and process data. Some of the major parts of a computer or personal computer (PC) including the motherboard, CPU, memory (RAM), hard drive and video card. There are 5 component of the computer which is input device, output device, communication device, storage, and system unit.
Did you know the history behind the invention of the computer?
This is the sequence of the computer innovation.
Konrad Zuse (1910-1955)- First programmable computer.
John Atanasoff and Cliffofd Berry (1942)-ABC Computer
Howard Aiken and Grace Hopper (1944)-Harvard Mark I Computer
John Presper Eckert and John W. Mauchly (1946)-ENIAC 1 Computer
Frederic Williams & Tom Kilburn (1948)-Manchester Baby Computer & The Williams Tube
John Presper Eckert and John W. Mauchly (1951)-UNIVAC Computer
John Backus & IBM (1954)-FORTRAN Computer Programming Language
Steve Russsel and MIT (1962)- Spacewar Computer Game
First computer came was created.
ARPAnet (1969)-The original internet.
Inventors of the modern internet
Intel 1103 Computer Memory (1970)- The world's first available dynamic RAM chip
Alan Shugart and IBM (1971)- The "Floppy" Disk.
Nicknamed for 'floppy' for its flexibility.
Robert Metcalfe & Xerox (1973)-The Ethernet Computer Networking
Apple I, II & TRS-80 & Commodore Pet Computers (1976/77)- Figure above shows the Apple 1 board.
The IBM PC (1981)- In July 1980, IBM representatives met for the first time Microsoft's to talk about writing an operating system IBM's new hush-hush "personal" computer.
The Apple Lisa Computer (1983)- The first home computer with a GUI, graphical user interface.
Microsoft Window (1985)- Microsoft begins the friendly war with Apple.