Tag: computer

What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

Artificial intelligence is broadly described as a computer program’s ability to learn and think. It was in 1950 that John McCarthy first penned down the term ‘Artificial Intelligence.’ McCarthy expressed that all features of learning and intelligence can be described with such precision that a machine can start simulating it. Machines can then form abstraction […]

Differences between Analog Computer and Digital Computer

At a very elementary level, computers are broadly classified into three subcategories. They are analog, digital, and hybrid computers. Analog Computers Digital and Analog computers have some core differences in their working principles. Analog computers may use mechanical or electrical characteristics in order to simplify or solve a problem. The first generation of computers developed […]