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Queen Elizabeth has taken another bold step into the digital age first it was a tweet in two thousand fourteen now she's posted on Instagram Her Majesty fired off her first post on Thursday after visiting London science museum where she discovered a letter written to her great great grandfather prince Albert by man credited as the world's first computer pioneer she posted the letter written by inventor Charles Babbage with an explanation on the royal family's Instagram account which has four point five million followers the post reads Charles Babbage credited as the world's first computer pioneer designed the difference engine of which prince Albert had the opportunity to see a proto type in July eighteen forty three in the letter Babbage told Queen Victoria and prince Albert about his invention the analytical engine it was a huge hit among Instagram fans users reacted with welcome to install your majesty the queen's first Instagram post the queen posted this who would have thought their next question when will they see another Instagram post signed Elizabeth are