PARC (Palo Alto Research Center, Inc.), formerly Xerox PARC It was founded in 1970, and incorporated as a separate company (wholly owned by Xerox) in 2002. Xerox has been heavily criticized (particularly by business historians) for failing to properly commercialize and profitably exploit PARC’s innovations. The work at PARC in the years since the early 1980s is often overlooked, but major work since then includes ubiquitous computing, aspect-oriented programming, and IPv6.
To compute ballistic trajectories for artillery shells. ENIAC – an acronym for Electronic numerical integrator and Calculator – was introduced in 1946. What gives the mineral turquoise its distinctive color?