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  • Personal Computer and Microsoft

    Paul Allen using the name‚ “Micro-soft” referring the their 60/40 partnership. Their main product is BASIC. Gates and Allen worked day and night to create the first version of Microsoft Basic‚ a simple computer software. They realize that the future of personal computers is in the software. The Computer Mart opens on Madison Avenue in New York. Zilog Z-80 chip is introduced. They have 3 employees including themselves and the revenue is $16‚000. July 1‚ 1976‚ Microsoft refines and enhances BASIC to

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  • Personal Computer and Dell

    a simple concept which is made to order computer. The computer was to be direct sales to consumer. Dell maximized his profits by bypassing distribution and retailers. Although has product was sold by retailer he soon took product out of the stores and continue to focus on direct sales.Initialy Dell started selling computers by mail and phone order then until 1994 when he started a website to sell his computer. At this point dell became the first computer company to have a website; By 1996the website

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  • A Brief History of Personal Computers

    A Brief History of Personal Computers The electronic computer is a relatively modern invention; the first fully operable computer was developed about 50 years ago‚ at the end of World War II‚ by a team at the University of Pennsylvania ’s Moore School of Engineering. This team was headed by John Mauchly and J. Presper Eckert‚ who named the new machine ENIAC‚ for Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator. ENIAC was hardly a personal computer‚ occupying a large room and weighing about 33 tons

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  • Personal Computer and Michael Dell

    No. | 1.1 | Dell Computer Corporation : An Example of Free Enterprise | 03 - 08 | 2.2 | Esprit is No Longer ‘Little Utopia’ | 09 - 15 | CASE 1.1 DELL COMPUTER CORPORATION AN EXAMPLE OF FREE ENTERPRISE Questions for Discussion * Question 1: How does an entrepreneur like Michael Dell view profit? From the point of view of an economist or from a business perspective? Explain. Answer: Dell Computer Corporation is the

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  • A Laptop Computer Is a Personal Computer

    LAPTOP A laptop computer is a personal computer for mobile use. A laptop has most of the same components as a desktop computer‚ including a display‚ a keyboard‚ a pointing device such as a touchpad (also known as a track pad) and/or a pointing stick‚ and speakers into a single unit. A laptop is powered by mains electricity via an AC adapter‚ and can be used away from an outlet using a rechargeable battery. Laptops are also sometimes called notebook. computers‚notebooks‚ ultrabooks or netbooks.

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  • The effects of growing up with a personal computer 

    During the past five decades the computer has been rapidly advanced. From the first generation to the personal computer‚ it’s incredible that the speed of computer’s swelling is so fast .It makes people startle. Early computer were of great size‚ now state-of-the-art personal computers are on the small side and it would be a fantastic experience.  Recent years the personal computer’s commercials are more and more wonderful‚ different kinds of shapes are cool or cute in order to attract young people and increase their market shares

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  • A Timeline of the Personal Computer

    a world today‚ run almost entirely through technology‚ it is hard to imagine a time without the personal computer. In fact today’s generation grew up alongside modern technology‚ never knowing a world without laptops or the internet or smartphones. In order to fully appreciate the modern technology available to us every day‚ it is important to first gain knowledge of the history of personal computers and the long journey it’s taken in order to reach the height of technology the world operates on

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  • Personal Computer

    Topic name:- Importance Of Computer Assign no:- 2 Name:- Suneel kumar Class :- BBA 1A Reg no:- 1211243 Dated:- 08\7\2013 Submitted to:- Sir:- Haris Chugtai Importance Of Computer In Our Life Many technological advances have been made throughout history making life easier‚ one of which is the computer. Computers have changed the world‚ as

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  • Debate: Personal Computer

    Computers have taken over our lives. Computers are great things‚ and are very useful in everyday life‚ but they create a certain distraction which just overpowers our will to stay away from the computer. In our modern day world‚ computers are absolutely essential and all around us‚ at work‚ at schools‚ at malls etc. It is impossible to run away from these devices and we’ve become so dependent on it that we just can’t do things on our own now. For example‚ say you were doing some homework and

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  • My Interest in Computers: Personal Experience

    GS2520: Professional Communications Project Part 1: My Personal Commercial Ever since the age of ten‚ I have been interested in computers. My Uncle started us in computers as a means of introducing a new technology that would be useful in our futures. Since that time‚ I have owned and used a vast variety of computers in educational‚ work‚ and personal environments over the course of my life; I have always been intrigued by their function much to the point that after graduating high

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