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British Charles Babbage, “The Father Of The Computer”, Was Born This Day 226-Years Ago.

by Anura Guruge

Click to ENLARGE and read here. Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Babbage

A section of his analytical engine and you can see the digits.

Another of the British polymaths of that era. We were blessed.

He had quite the mind. Pretty amazing all the things he successfully turned that mind to.

226-years ago. Sobering. Wonder what he would make of today’s smartphones, such as say the Google Pixel 2.

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by Anura Guruge