The computer software bug makes its first appearance

firstbugToday in 1947,  operators of the Mark II traced the cause of the computer’s malfunction to a moth caught in a relay and wrote in their logbook “First actual case of bug being found.”

See also Debugging the Origin of the Term “Bug”  and  Grace Hopper and Other Programmers

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