Computer science questions This is a list of recently added questions about computer science. Play computer science quiz and see all the questions. The first text message (SMS) in history had content ... "merry Christmas". Engineer Neil Papworth sent the first SMS on December 3rd, 1992, when he wrote "merry Christmas" on a computer and sent it to the cellphone of Vodafone director Richard Jarvis. It was a modest start, but it ultimately changed technology and even social norms. Created by: Tschuka very hard 24% "best wishes ""best wishes "4"happy New Year""happy New Year"3"hello""hello"21 "merry Christmas" "merry Christmas"9computer riddles » When was the first computer created and what was its name?In 1939 r - Atanasoff-Berry ABC. Atanasoff and Berry's computer work was not widely known until it was rediscovered in the 1960s, amidst conflicting claims about the first instance of an electronic computer. At that time ENIAC, that had been created by John Mauchly and J. 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