Issue No.04 - October-December (2004 vol.26)
B. Jack Copeland , University Of Canterbury
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MAHC.2004.36
The author refutes a misinterpretation of a computer pioneer's statements on the versatility of the computer and explains how context crucial to a proper understanding of the statements was overlooked.
Aiken, Davis, Turing, Universal Machine, History Of Business Computing, Harvard Mark I Computer, Ibm Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator
B. Jack Copeland, "Unfair to Aiken", IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol.26, no. 4, pp. 35-37, October-December 2004, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2004.36