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"The Atanasoff–Berry Computer (ABC) was the world's first electronic digital computer, albeit not programmable."[2[edit]

Following my sources, the A-B computer was first successfully used in summer 1941, while the Zuse Z3 was already successfully used in May 1941. http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer — Preceding unsigned comment added by 178.115.250.216 (talkcontribs) 12:45, 2 November 2012‎

Westinghouse "computer"?[edit]

Some mention should be made of this 1913 device in the section on early computers, particularly if more details about it, how it works, when it was built, etc. are available. http://gothamist.com/2015/10/15/grand_central_computer_video.php 173.160.221.10 (talk) 17:35, 5 November 2015 (UTC)

'General purpose' part of the definition????[edit]

Why is a computer defined as a general purpose device? There are many many special purpose computers!! 82.72.139.164 (talk) 15:45, 4 December 2015 (UTC)

Because that is a definition, not a description of one specific example of a computer. Andy Dingley (talk) 16:01, 4 December 2015 (UTC)
I'm not sure what you mean by that. 82.72.139.164 (talk) 19:08, 9 December 2015 (UTC)

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Semi-protected edit request on 30 January 2016[edit]

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Red question icon with gradient background.svg Not done: it's not clear what changes you want to be made. Please mention the specific changes in a "change X to Y" format. Datbubblegumdoe[talkcontribs] 18:18, 30 January 2016 (UTC)