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CS1101 - Lec01 1 Moore's Law Empirical observatio n made by Gordon M oore in 1965 Original prediction: th e number of transistor s on an integrated cir cuit for minimum com ponent cost doubles every 24 months Now it is widely assoc iated with the claim th
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Computers Change Our Life CS1101 - Lec01 2
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CS1101 - Lec01 3 What Is a Computer? : "An automatic electronic device for performing mathematical or logical operations" - from Oxford English Dictionary : "A device that receives, processes, and presents information." - from Science and Technology Encyclopedia : "A computer is a machine designed for manipulating data
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Unformatted text preview: according to a list of instructions known as a program." - from Wikipedia : " Programmable machine that can store , retrieve , and process data." - from Encyclopdia Britannica CS1101 - Lec01 4 What Is a Computer? A computer is a multipurpose device that a ccepts input, processes data, stores data, and produces output, all according to a ser ies of stored instructions CS1101 - Lec01 5 Components of a Computer Hardware- the physic al components of a co mputer System unit Peripherals Input Processing Storage Output Communication Components of a Computer CS1101 - Lec01 6...
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