The history of the PC

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The history of the PC Today computers are used everywhere: in banks, supermarkets, offices or at home. But how was the modern computer Invented? The predecesser of the digital computer was the calculating machine. It was invented in 1642 by the French philosopher Blaise Pascal.Analogue computers were built at the beginning of the 20th century. During the first and second world war mechanical and electrical analogue computers were used in submarines and planes. In the 1940s, Howard Aiken a mathematician at Harvard University, created the first digital computer. It was big and primitive but it could solve mathematical problems without using any parts of a mechanical calculating machine. The use of the transistor in computers in the late 1950s made it possible to develop smaller, faster, ...

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