Today in 1940, Bell Labs research George Stibitz became the first person to operate in computer in what fashion?


by / September 8, 2011
George Stibitz



At a meeting of the American Mathematical Society at McNutt Hall at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, Stibitz transmitted via phone line a series of math problems to a computer in New York City, which promptly returned the answers to Stibitz via teletype.

Chad Vander Veen

Chad Vander Veen previously served as the editor of FutureStructure, and the associate editor of Government Technology and Public CIO magazines.

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