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FC: History of Computers | Aubrey Smith

1: Also called,The Pascaline, did make a big improvement on calculations, only Blaise himself could repair the calculator. | pASCAL'S CACULATOR The year 1642 was basically the beginning of computer history. Blaise Pascal, age 18, invented the first mechanical calculator that was able to calculate addition and subtraction.

2: Joeseph Jaquard Joeseph was a weaver that made clothing. When the British took over the industry from the French, they wanted to make there cloth much faster. The French needed a plan so that they could be more competitive in the industry. That's when Jaquard created a system of boards with holes drilled into them that would travel up and over the loom. | There was a device that would "feel" the board and determine if it had a hole or no hole, then according to that pattern would determine the color of the thread to be woven. This increased the speed of the loom a lot more than normal. Later, France had regained its original strength in the textile industry and Jaquard created the method of communication with a computer- Binary Code

4: ENIAC in 1946 | Industrial Revolution Children and young adults working with machines. | Changes over time

5: 1960s

6: First Apple Computer 1984 | Apple iPad Our Generation

7: The changes throughout the history of computers.

8: Steve Jobs | Apple

9: Steve Jobs experimented with different pursuits before starting Apple computers with Steve Wozniak in 1976.

10: Jobs and Wozniak are credited with revolutionizing the computer industry by democratizing the technology and making the machine smaller, cheaper, intuitive and accessible to everyday consumers.

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