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Integrated circuit – drives currents between transistors (i.e. computer chips) Transistor – mini electronic switches Chipset- collection of integrate circuits designed to work together.  CPU- a microprocessors define by chipsets Don’t forget MOORE’S LAW Intel 4004 – 1 st  complete microprocessor (includes 2300) early computers:? use of binary digits to use of data calculation of electronics for  --worked on batch mode  eniac- used for hydrogen bomb (size of a one bedroom appt) slow, incredibly large, take a lot o power MIT Whirlwind- first to use real time systems before everything ran in batch moden Flight simulation between bomber vacuum tubes : conduct electricity in early computers then  transistors which included integrated circuits to then microprocessors Robert Noyce : created integrated circuit patent, intel chip  Altair demonstrated there was a market for personal computers
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