Computer Sciences, Vol. 1

The science of computing has come a long way since the late 1930s, when John Vincent Atanasoff and Clifford Berry began work on the first elec- tronic digital computer. One marvels to see how the science has advanced from the days of Charles Babbage, who developed the Difference Engine in the 1820s, and, later proposed the Analytical Engine. Computer science was and continues to be an intriguing field filled with interesting stories,...