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Codes that Changed the World - BBC Radio 4 - UK

Sat Apr 04, 2015 7:27 am

Codes that Changed the World
Aleks Krotoski tells the story of the languages that have been used to talk to machines.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b05qqhqp


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Re: Codes that Changed the World - BBC Radio 4 - UK

Sat Apr 04, 2015 12:47 pm

Awesome. Thanks for the tip.

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Re: Codes that Changed the World - BBC Radio 4 - UK

Sat Apr 04, 2015 5:41 pm

totoharibo wrote:no C ?
More importantly , no Algol !
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Re: Codes that Changed the World - BBC Radio 4 - UK

Wed Apr 08, 2015 6:23 pm

There was a familiar voice on today's programme about Basic. ;)

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Re: Codes that Changed the World - BBC Radio 4 - UK

Thu Apr 09, 2015 9:13 am

Thanks. Listened to it and though it was rather good. Didn't hear any C though?

And wouldn't have assembly code been the first ever "programming" language? Or is it just mnemonics?
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