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## What is the brief history of a computer?

The history of computers starts out about 2000 years ago in Babylonia (Mesopotamia), at the birth of the abacus, a wooden rack holding two horizontal wires with beads strung on them. Blaise Pascal is usually credited for building the first digital computer in 1642.

### Who is invention of computer?

Charles Babbage

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**Which is the first computer in the world?**

Eniac Computer

Eniac Computer The first substantial computer was the giant ENIAC machine by John W. Mauchly and J. Presper Eckert at the University of Pennsylvania. ENIAC (Electrical Numerical Integrator and Calculator) used a word of 10 decimal digits instead of binary ones like previous automated calculators/computers.

**When was the 1st computer invented?**

The first computer that resembled the modern machines we see today was invented by Charles Babbage between 1833 and 1871. He developed a device, the analytical engine, and worked on it for nearly 40 years.

## Who is the mother of the computer?

Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace was known as the Mother Of Computer. Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace was an English mathematician and writer, chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage’s proposed mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine.

### Which is the father of computer?

**What is Fullform of computer?**

Some people say that COMPUTER stands for Common Operating Machine Purposely Used for Technological and Educational Research. “A computer is a general purpose electronic device that is used to perform arithmetic and logical operations automatically.

**When did Herman Hollerith invent the first computer?**

It was invented in 1890, by Herman Hollerith, an American statistician. It was a mechanical tabulator based on punch cards. It could tabulate statistics and record or sort data or information. This machine was used in the 1890 U.S. Census.

## Who is the inventor of the modern computer?

Brief History of Computer/Generation of Computer. At the beginning of the 19 th century an English Mathematician, Charles Babbage invented the modern digital computer. He developed an Analytical Engine based on the modern computer to perform mathematical calculations very fast. The authentic brief history of the computer is very old

### Which is an authentic brief history of the computer?

The authentic brief history of the computer is very old and goes back to 3000BC which still in growth. In this period the apparatus named Abacus used for calculation. This was the 1 st calculating device of history. The Abacus was the first calculating device developed in China before 3000BC for calculation. The Abacus was also known as Soroban.

**How old is the history of the computer?**

He developed an Analytical Engine based on the modern computer to perform mathematical calculations very fast. The authentic brief history of the computer is very old and goes back to 3000BC which still in growth. In this period the apparatus named Abacus used for calculation. This was the 1 st calculating device of history.