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  • June 14: 1951: The U.S. Census Bureau dedicates its new prized possession, the first commercial computer, known as UNIVAC 1.

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  • Sitting next to the desk of CBS Anchor Walter Cronkite was a mockup of a huge gadget called a UNIVAC UNIVersal Automatic Computer, which Cronkite explained would augur the contest.

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  • The UNIVAC was a "stored program" computer, one of the first.

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  • The first commercially available electronic computer was called UNIVAC (Universal Automatic Computer)

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  • The UNIVAC was a stored-program computer, like its non-commercial sister the

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  • Also note that "UNIVAC" (all caps) conveys the computer, and "Univac" generally means the Univac Division of Remington Rand, later Sperry Rand.

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  • "In 1944, while on active duty in the OSS, you helped to design plans for a military data-storage machine that eventually became what is known as UNIVAC, the first computer.

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  • Most of Minnesota\'s famed computer names -- UNIVAC, Control Data, Cray Research and scores more. '

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  • Most of Minnesota's famed computer names -- UNIVAC, Control Data, Cray Research and scores more.

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  • The "computer center" turned out to be four dusty green-screen terminals from the UNIVAC experiments of the late 1950s, shoved next to the washing machines.

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