Viva le Difference Engine!

by Jimmy Akin

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Viva le Difference Engine! On June 14, 1822, Charles Babbage proposed a difference engine in a paper to the Royal Astronomical Society entitled “Note on the application of machinery to the computation of astronomical and mathematical tables.” This was a milestone in the development of computer technology. Today Babbage is referred to as the “father of the computer.” LEARN MORE.

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