the first computer

  rossyboy11 20:10 14 Feb 2005

can any1 tell me wat was the first computer and who invented it plz?

  Technotiger 20:15 14 Feb 2005

The Analytical Engine
The First Computer ... Since we're fortunate enough to live in a world where Babbage's dream has been belatedly realised, albeit in silicon rather...
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  woodchip 20:15 14 Feb 2005

This depends on what you mean by Computer. Anything that Computes is a Computer your Head or a Mechanical Device , So it would be hard to find the first

  toni b 20:59 14 Feb 2005
  Totally-braindead 21:23 14 Feb 2005

Babbage is the man!

  VoG II 21:42 14 Feb 2005

I think I've got it.

It was built by somebody called "Vulcan".

  Joe R 21:50 14 Feb 2005

" the abacus "

  Legolas 21:58 14 Feb 2005

Like Joe R I would probably say that the Ababcus is the earliest known computer
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  Hairy Yeti 22:06 14 Feb 2005

Joe R states it. Further the first abacus's (can I plural that?) were just pebbles in groves in the sand.

  Chezdez 22:08 14 Feb 2005

i think it should be abacuses (like 'addresses)

  GANDALF <|:-)> 22:23 14 Feb 2005

Google is your here


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