Happy birthday, Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace (ex Facebook)

Ada Lovelace (ex Facebook)

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In 1844, while Morse was demonstrating his telegraph in America, British scientists were discussing a paper recently published by a certain A.A.L. It dealt with the Analytical Engine, a mythical machine being developed by Englsih mathematician Charles Babbage. (Click on the image to read more).

See also the Wikipedia article on Ada Lovelace.

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