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.After Kinect had sold eight million units in the first sixty days after launch, Guinness World Records recognized it as the afastest selling consumer device.a6 The competition between the Microsoft Xbox One and the PS4, both launched in 2013, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Computing Universe|
|Author||:||Tony Hey, Gyuri Pápay|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2014-12-08|