This exciting and accessible book takes us on a journey from the early days of computers to the cutting-edge research of the present day that will shape computing in the coming decades. It introduces a fascinating cast of dreamers and inventors who brought these great technological developments into every corner of the modern world, and will open up the universe of computing to anyone who has ever wondered where his or her smartphone came from.Competition in the manufacture of video game consoles continues to be fierce. ... 6 The competition between the Microsoft Xbox One and the PS4, both launched in 2013, promises to be interesting to watch. ... The picture is built up from these cells, and the smaller and closer the pixels are together, the better the quality a or anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Computing Universe|
|Author||:||Tony Hey, Gyuri Pápay|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2014-12-08|