ENIAC

The First Computer – ENIAC 1940′s

Announced on February 14, 1946, ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer) was the result of work funded by the United States Army Ballistics Research. The Army needed a way to speed the process and improve the accuracy of calculating artillery firing tables. It took a year to design and 18 months to build, but John Mauchly and J. Presper Eckert of the University of Pennsylvania were abl... Read More »