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What is Computer?

Definition – What does Computer mean?

A computer is an electronic machine or a device that accept information and manipulate them for some result based on the program or sequence of instruction on how data is to be processed. It is created to execute applications and provide a massive range of solutions by combining integrated software and hardware components. The latest computer is electronic and digital and the actual machinery such as wire, circuit and transistors are called hardware, and the instructions and data are called software.

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Nowadays, there is a wide range of computer are available to use, consists of different shapes and sizes, as well as they, perform different functions. When you withdraw cash from an ATM, scan groceries at the store or use a calculator, you are using a type of computers. The server is also a computer that serves up information to the other computers on a network. While Desktop, Laptop, Smartphones Tablet, and Gaming Console are also the most common examples of the computers.

Personal Computers comes in two main styles such as PC and Mac. Both computers are fully functional, but they have a different feel and look, and many people prefer one or the other. PCs began with the original IBM PC that was launched in 1981. Today, PC is the most common type of computer, and it typically includes the Microsoft Windows OS. The Macintosh computer was launched in 1984, and it was the widely sold computer with the graphical user interface.

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