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Unformatted text preview: • do all the homework exercises! • read the book and study the notes • attend lectures • seek help if confused; ask questions • write both tests Video Video: The Machine that Changed the world Primary Website: changed_the_world See “Week­01.1­video.doc” for more information A Short and Condensed History Short of Computing of Part I Ancient History: up to 1930 Origins of Digital Computers Early Calculating Machines Pascaline Jacquard Loom (1804) Charles Babbage (1791–1871) Babbage’s Difference Engine World’s First Programmer Legacy of Babbage 1880-1901 The Birth of the Modern 1880-1901 Mechanical Calculator Mechanical ..\x100TriumphatorCNser113763.jpg Hollerith Tabulator Early Pocket Calculators...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2014 for the course POLS 1090 taught by Professor Smardon during the Winter '11 term at York University.

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