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IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Volume 18 Number 1 -- Front Matter

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Original Publication Date: 1996-Apr-30
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THIS DOCUMENT IS AN APPROXIMATE REPRESENTATION OF THE ORIGINAL.

Copyright ©; 1996 by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission.

IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Vol. 18, No. 1, Spring 1996 [Front Matter]

(Image Omitted: It's been 50 years since ENIAC was introduced. Computers have changed drastically in that time, but this machine heralded the birth of modern computing, even as it's practiced today.)

Contents

Departments Happenings - Geoffrey Bowker.....56 Computer World Smithsonian Awards
Wallace M. McDowell Award Reviewing the Annals IEEE Technology and Society Magazine The Analytical Engine Newsletter Tour the National Air and Space Museum Collection Seeks Home The Computer Museum Computing at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Harry Goode Award Grey Walter's Tortoise Computing History Web Pages Available IEEE Professional History Conference More on Difference Engine No. 1 Sale Before 2001, There Was HAL's Birthday Annals Home Page

Biographies - Eric Weiss.....67 Obituaries: Gerard Salton, Alonzo Church, Bernard Oliver, and
Neil Wiseman Grosch Claims Title of "Oldest Living Computers The History of Computing Science at the University of Alberta A Brief History of the Japanese Computer Industry Before 1985

Reviews - Peggy Kidwell.....79 Why Computers are Computers, The SWAC and the PC Studies
in Computer Science in Honor of Samuel D. Conte

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