the loom was a machine used for weaving cloth
using the technology of the loom the found outr it can store numbers and other data although he never managed to finish the analytical engine.
the U.S government used a punch card machine to record the 1890 census
Konrad Zeus envented the z3 , the first progammable computer that wasn't tied to a specific function like weaving cloth or calculating bills
Harvard University andv IBM joined up to build the Mark1
the electronic numeral integrator and calculator
miniature electronic device
babbages punch data cards were used through the 1970 through computers