Title: Computers

Essay Details

Subject: Technology
Author: Chad K
Date: June 19, 2016
Level: University
Grade: A
Length: 5 / 1346
No of views: 0
Essay rating: good 0, average 0, bad 0 (total score: 0)

Essay text:

The next innovation in computers took place in 1694 when Blaise Pascal invented the first "digital calculating machine". It could only add numbers and they had to be entered by turning dials. It was designed to help Pascal's father who was a tax collector. In the early 1800's, a mathematics professor named Charles Babbage designed an automatic calculation machine...

Showed first 250 characters

Do you need an essay?

Here are the options you can choose from:

  • Order plagiarism free custom written essay
  • All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time
  • Prices start from $12.99/page

Do you need many essays?

FULL access to essays database

  • This option gives you the immediate access to all 184 988 essays
  • You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month

It was steam powered and could store up to 1,000 50-digit numbers. Built into his machine were operations that included everything a modern computer would need. It was programmed by, and stored data on, cards with holes punched in them, appropriately called "punch cards". But his inventions became failures because of the lack of precision machining techniques used at the time and the lack of demand for such a device...

Showed next 250 characters

If you cannot find any suitable paper on our site, which happens very rarely, you can always order custom written paper which will be written from scratch by our professional writers and deliver to you on requested time.
  • Your research paper is written by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are always met
  • You are able to control the progress of your writing assignment
  • You get a chance to become an excellent student!
 

Common topics in this essay:

Comments

Similar Essays:

Computers (general History)

3 pages / 830 words

Computers In Society

3 pages / 694 words

History Of Computers

5 pages / 1244 words

History of Computers

3 pages / 780 words

100 years of change

2 pages / 539 words

COMPUTERS

5 pages / 1226 words

History Of Computers

5 pages / 1244 words