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Author Ventura, Marne, author.

Title The 12 biggest breakthroughs in computer technology / Marne Ventura.

Publication Info. North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, an imprint of Peterson Publishing Company, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 004 VEN    Available
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
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Series Technology breakthroughs
Technology breakthroughs.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Contents Abacus -- Pascaline calculator -- Jacquard loom -- Tabulating machine -- Atanasoff-Berry computer -- Electronic numerical integrator and computer -- Transistor -- Integrated circuit -- Internet -- Microprocessor -- Personal computer -- Smartphone -- Fact sheet -- Glossary.
Summary This book features 12 of the most influential technology breakthroughs in computer science covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.
Subject Computers -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Computers -- History.
Computers -- History.
Added Title Twelve biggest breakthroughs in computer technology
Computer technology
ISBN 9781632350121 (hardcover)
1632350726 (hardcover)
9781632350725 (paperback)
1632350122 (paperback)

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