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  • In this lesson, we will focus on what sets computing systems apart from other purpose-built machinery: it is their ability to execute programs that allows them to modify their operation and perform different tasks, and thus become our most versatile 'tool for thought'.
  • In this lesson, we will focus on what sets computing systems apart from other purpose-built machinery: it is their ability to execute programs that allows them to modify their operation and perform different tasks, and thus become our most versatile 'tool for thought'.

In this lesson, we will focus on what sets computing systems apart from other purpose-built machinery: it is their ability to execute programs that allows them to modify their operation and perform different tasks, and thus become our most versatile 'tool for thought'.