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2015-05-14 08:43:48

SWEBOK-centered Program Bridges Gap Between Schooling and Employment Requirements in the IT Industry BANGALORE, India, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --

2015-04-23 08:22:35

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IEEE Computer Society has signed an Educational Partnership Agreement with the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic

2015-04-02 12:37:54

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Judith Gal-Ezer, a professor of computer science at the Open University of Israel (OUI), has been named 2015 recipient of the IEEE

2015-03-31 12:40:47

Delivered in print and digital formats, Computing Edge helps readers stay up to speed on latest developments in the computing universe LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/

2015-03-30 08:35:47

Sessions Led by Industry Experts Will Address How Wearables Will Impact the Future, the Key Elements of Wearables Success, and How Companies Can Bring Wearables to the Enterprise LOS ALAMITOS,

2015-03-03 08:43:56

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- IEEE Computer Society, in cooperation with Proxor, a Carnegie Mellon University spinoff, has expanded its credential and professional

2015-02-16 12:29:15

Attendees will receive 25 percent discount on March 17 Rock Stars of 3D Printing event in San Jose LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-16 12:28:42

Half-day March 25 symposium to feature experts on deploying software 30X faster LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-12 08:20:50

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., Feb. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Peter M. Kogge, who has served as the Ted H.


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2010-09-17 11:32:27

A personal computer, or PC, refers to any general-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and selling price make it useful for individuals, and is intended to be managed directly by a user with no superseding operator. Examples of personal computers include desktop computers, laptops, tablet PCs, and handheld PCs. Most commonly, PCs are used in a home or office setting. Historically, the first computer demo was developed in 1968 by Douglas Englebart. It gave society a preview of what...

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2010-09-10 14:35:45

Input/output, commonly known as I/O, is the communication that goes on between a information processing system and the outside world, which may be a person or another information processing system. The signals and data received by the system are known as inputs, and the signals and data sent from the system are known as outputs. I/O can also refer to an action as well. An input or output operation can perform as I/O. I/O devices are used by a person or system to communicate with computers....

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2010-09-07 14:54:56

The Central Processing Unit (CPU) is the processor component of a computer system that carries out the instructions of a program. It is the primary element carrying out the computer's functions and the unit that reads and executes basic program instructions. The form, design, and execution of CPUs have radically changed since the earliest examples, but their elementary operation remains very similar. Some of the first CPUs were custom-designed as a part of a larger computer. However, this...

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Konrad Zuse (June 22, 1910 "“ December 18, 1995) was a German civil engineer and computer pioneer of the twentieth century. His most notable accomplishment was his 1941 invention of the world's first functional program-controlled Turing-complete computer, called the Z3. In 1964, he was honored with the Werner-von-Siemens-Ring for this project. Zuse also contributed the design of the first high-level programming language, Plankalkül. In 1948, he published his design, but the...

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