Chronology of Computing Devices
- Computer ScienceIEEE Transactions on Computers
A chronology of computing devices is given. It begins with the abacus and counting tables, and traces the development through desk calculators, analog computers, and finally stored program automatic…
Motivation for Introducing q-Complex Numbers
We give a conceptual introduction to the q-umbral calculus of the author, a motivation for the q-complex numbers and a historical background to the development of formal computations, umbral calculus…
An Annotated Bibliography on the Origins of Digital Computers
- Computer ScienceAnnals of the History of Computing
The bibliography contains nearly 750 annotated and indexed citations to papers, books, and other items relating to the origins of the modern electronic computer. The topics covered range from early…
The History of Computing
- Computer Science
In the chapter below, the authors shall sequentially recall how these events made history and shaped their future.
Calculating Cognitive Augmentation - A Case Study
- Psychology, Computer ScienceHCI
Cognitive accuracy and cognitive precision are proposed as standard metrics to describe and measure human cognitive augmentation in the coming era of cognitive systems.