Computing components

describing computer parts

What is a CPU?

A Motherboard is a communication hub between other computing parts such as the heat sink ( a fan to cool the CPU down) and the Video card ( it sends information that translates into the images on the screen)

the 4 generation of computers

alan turing

alan turing was a british comupter scientists that helped crack the german engima code using a a machine called the bombe




There are arguably 5 generations of computers


First Generation (1940-1956) Vacuum Tubes


Second Generation (1956-1963) Transistors



Third Generation (1964-1971) Integrated Circuits

Fourth Generation (1971-Present) Microprocessors



Fifth Generation (Present and Beyond) Artificial Intelligence

Alan Turing - Celebrating the life of a genius