Atanu Dey On India's Development

March 17, 2008
by Atanu Dey

Babbage and Tennyson

Charles Babbage (1791–1871), the English mathematician was the father of the idea of a programmable computer. Babbage built a mechanical computer called “the difference engine.” He once corresponded with Alfred Lord Tennyson. Sir, In your otherwise beautiful poem “The Vision … Continue reading