A4.txt - An outline(algorithm for what would have been the first piece of software was written by Ada Lovelace in the 19th century for the planned

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An outline (algorithm) for what would have been the first piece of software was written by Ada Lovelace in the 19th century, for the planned Analytical Engine. [2] She created proofs to show how the engine would calculate Bernoulli Numbers. [2] Because of the proofs and the algorithm, she is considered the first computer programmer.[3][4] The first theory about software prior to creation of computers as we know them today was proposed by Alan Turing in his 1935 essay On Computable Numbers, with
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Unformatted text preview: � an Application to the Entscheidungsproblem (decision problem). This eventually led to the creation of the academic fields of computer science and software engineering; Both fields study software and its creation. Computer science is the theoretical study of computer and software (Turing's essay is an example of computer science), whereas software engineering is the application of engineering and development of software....
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