Computer Science Illuminated, Third Edition


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Chapter 1: The Big Picture

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History of Computing
This website, provided by the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech, is a comprehensive collection of computer history information. It contains an impressive range of material and links, and is definitely worth checking out!

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Early History
The Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech includes a page on the history of the ENIAC, which will definitely be of interest to you if you're curious about the first phases of hardware development.

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History of Computing
If you're looking for a brief overview of computer history, you will want to see this website. The site contains many links for more information on specific topics.

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