James Bryce

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

James BryceName: James Wares Bryce

Born: September 5, 1880, in New York City, USA

Death: 1949 (Age: 69)

Computer-related contributions

  • One of the most prolific inventors, credited with more than 500 U.S. and foreign patents.
  • Worked for the Computing Tabulating Recording Company (later known as IBM) in 1917 as supervising Engineer of the division that developed time recording machines.
  • In 1946 Bryce designed the first commercial electronic multiplier using vacuum tubes, which IBM marketed as the IBM 603.