Charles Babbage's Difference Engine

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Using long strings of intricately punched cards, the machine was intended to use a program created by the talented mathematician Ada Lovelace. Unfortunately Babbage died before the Analytical Engine could be built, and the project was never completed. Image courtesy of Computer History Museum.

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