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IBM 610 (Paperback) Loot Price: R758
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IBM 610 (Paperback): Lambert M. Surhone, Mariam T. Tennoe, Susan F. Henssonow

IBM 610 (Paperback)

Lambert M. Surhone, Mariam T. Tennoe, Susan F. Henssonow

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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The IBM 610 Auto-Point Computer was the first personal computer, in the sense of a computer to be used by one person and was controlled by a keyboard. The principal designer of this machine was John Lentz, as part of his work for the Watson Lab at Columbia University. The IBM 610 was introduced in 1957. It was small enough to easily fit in an office. It was designed to be used in a normal office, without any special electrical or air conditioning requirements. It used vacuum tubes, a magnetic drum, and punched paper tape readers and punchers. The input was from a keyboard and output was to an IBM electric typewriter, at eighteen characters per second. It was one of the first (if not the first) computers to be controlled from a keyboard. The term "auto-point" referred to the ability to automatically adjust the decimal point in floating-point arithmetic.

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Imprint: Betascript Publishing
Country of origin: United States
Release date: August 2010
First published: August 2010
Editors: Lambert M. Surhone • Mariam T. Tennoe • Susan F. Henssonow
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 5mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 78
ISBN-13: 978-6131230257
Categories: Books > Computing & IT > General theory of computing
Books > Computing & IT > General theory of computing > General
LSN: 6131230250
Barcode: 9786131230257

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