Computer science – science, which explores all aspects of reception, storage, conversion, transmission and usage of information with the help of computer equipment.
The human receives information from the environment with the help of sense organs (sight, hearing, taste, smell, touch). However, definition “information” includes in itself exchange of data between humans, exchange of signals between alive and lifeless nature, people and devices, between devices without the participation of human.
Computer Science Amazing Facts
Examine some interesting facts about the informatics. What do we know about this science? Do we know that modern society cannot live without it? The existence of computer games, Internet, online communication and rings to the other side of hemisphere could be impossible without appearance of computer science. Let us look on interesting facts about the computer science.
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It is interesting to notice that company Xerox did business in the sphere of copying technique. Staff members of Xerox considered that technology Ethernet just helped to link several computers in one office for cooperative usage of copying. This misconception costed them popularity.
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Hence, Catholic Church chose him as patron of the Internet. Clergy took into consideration that World Web is great treasury of practical and theoretical human knowledge and Saint Isidore is considered as one of the last ancient Christian philosophers. State of the Vatican City announced that date “4.04” would be the day of Internet patron. These mystical figures remind something, does not they? Yes, it is famous HTTP error 404, which defines normal code of HTTP’s answer that client was not able to communicate with server and the second one cannot find data according to requires. In addition, 4.04 is the day of webmasters.
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