logo

Video encyclopedia

31/01/1995 American physicist George Stibitz dies

8:00

AT&T Archives: Invention of the First Electric Computer

10:07

Boolean Logic & Logic Gates: Crash Course Computer Science #3

He is recognized as one of the fathers of the modern first digital computer. Stibitz was known for his work in the 1930s and 1940s on the realization of Boolean logic digital circuits using electromechanical relays as the switching element. In Boolean logic the values of the variables are just true or false.