Who was considered the first computer programmer?

Answer Ada Lovelace became the first computer programmer in 1843, according to Lovelace planned a series of instructions for Charles Babbage's mechanical computer (a precursor to the mod... Read More »

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What is considered the first computer?

The ENIAC, invented by J. Presper Eckert and John Mauchly at the University of Pennsylvania in 1946, is generally considered to be the first functioning programmable electronic computer. ENIAC is s... Read More »

What computer should a computer programmer buy?

I develop on a Windows 64-Bit machine with 8GB of RAM and a 2 TB HD. This makes running test environments in parallels much easier. An I7 processor or at least a quad-core processor running at leas... Read More »

Who was the first female video game programmer?

Carol Shaw was the first female video game programmer. Her first game was called "3D Tic-Tac-Toe" for the Atari 2600 in 1979. Soon after, she left Atari for Activision. There she worked on the cl... Read More »

What Is the Definition of a Computer Programmer?

While overall employment in the computer software field is projected to increase by 21 percent before 2018, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities for computer programmers a... Read More »