31 10, 2013

The First Compiler

October 31st, 2013|Categories: General|

Hi folks, Following the short stories about the first computer and the first programmer, today we are going to tell you a few things about the first compiler and its inventor. A compiler is a special software that translates instructions of a given high-level programming [...]

25 10, 2013

The First Programmer

October 25th, 2013|Categories: General|

Hi folks, Today we are going to tell you a story which, although totally real and factual, is so out of the common it rather sounds like pure fiction. It is the story of the world's first programmer, lady Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace. [...]

18 10, 2013

The First Computer

October 18th, 2013|Categories: General|

Hi folks, Today we are going to tell you few things about the first computer in history and about Charles Babbage, its inventor. Babbage (1791-1871) was an English multidisciplinary scholar, a genious of the Leonardo da Vinci type: he was a mathematician, engineer, inventor and [...]