computers

computers

computers

what was the beginning of computing before 1935, a computer was a person who performed arithmetic calculation. between 1935 and 1945 the definition referred amachine, rather than a person. the modern machine definition is person. the modern machine the definition is based on voun Neumann's concepts.


-2001 October - apple releases the iPod.

-2003 Sco sues Ibm claiming Linux violates Unix copyright, focusing attention on Gnu public licence, free and open source software, and Linux.

-2004 April - advance micro devices introduces the Opteron, a 64 bit processor for servers and powerful workstation,soon followed by the AMD64 for the desktop. 64 bit computing becomes widespread on the desktop. thin client processing gets new life.

-2005 dual core processor permit moore's law to continue by reducing microprocessor heating. clock speeds level off at 4000 MHz and chip resolution heads for 65 nm. Motherboards with up to 16 64-bit processor are available. Multiple-gigabyte memories for desktop computers are available. 200 gB hard drives are common.

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