17 First Interesting Facts And Things About Computer

17 First Interesting Facts And Things About Computer

We are using digital devices day by day. The demand for computers in the world market is high and the consumers are also searching for the best computer. While using a computer did you know there are a lot of facts that are interesting and amazing?

I will list some of the interesting facts about computers you never know before.

Interesting Facts About Computer

1. Charles Babbage was the first inventor of Computers but it was the mechanical computer in the early phase of the 19th century. He is also known as the father of a computer, therefore.

2. The first computer called ENIAC which weighs almost 30 tons, occupied  167 meters square and consumed 150 KW electricity.

3. Do you know Apple's first product was Apple-1 which is a desktop computer released in the year 1976?

4. The first computer mouse was invented by Douglas C. Engelbart in 1964 but first released to the public in 1968.

5. Cathode ray tube monitors were the first computer monitors used in the world.

6. The name of the first computer keyboard was QWERTY and was developed by Christopher Latham Sholes in 1868 along with Samuel W. Soule, Carlos Glidden, and John Pratt.

7. The first computer Pendrive was invented by IBM in 1998.

8. The storage capacity of the first Pendrive was only 8 MB.

9. The name of the first CPU developed was Intel 4004 which was released in 1971 by Intel.

10. Do you know a man behind the invention of the first CPU was a physicist? His name was Federico Faggin, an Italian physicist.

11. The first Random Access Memory invented was Intel 1103 by Robert Dennard.

12. Ada Lovelace was the first computer programmer in the world. So, people said that that's why programming is hard(just to enlighten your mood i.e; just for fun)

13. The first computer programming language that is widely used is FORTRAN in 1956.

14. The name of the first computer virus was Brain which was detected in 1986 in Pakistan.

15. IBM was the first hard disk commercially used in the world.

16. Reynold B. Johnson was the inventor of the first hard drive, IBM in 1957.

17. The first computer that can be operated inside water was developed by engineers of Stanford University in Russia.


These are the some of the interesting facts about computers.I hope you will find these facts unique and interesting about computer.

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