Codes that Changed the World: BASIC

Aleks Krotoski explores the history of programming languages. The history of computing is dominated by the hardware; the race for speed and power has overshadowed how we've devised ways to instruct these machines to do useful tasks.

Aleks tells the story of BASIC, the little language that could.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/r4codes

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