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Advent of Computing

Welcome to Advent of Computing, the show that talks about the shocking, intriguing, and all too often relevant history of computing. A lot of little things we take for granted today have rich stories behind their creation, in each episode we will learn how older tech has lead to our modern world.

Tracks

Episode 88 - BEFLIX, Early Digital Animation 74:38 08/07/2022
Episode 87 - The ILLIAC Suite 68:09 07/24/2022
Episode 86 - Fluidic Computing 75:33 07/10/2022
Episode 85 - Visi On, the PC GUI 74:32 06/26/2022
Episode 84 - VisiCalc, the Killer App 67:04 06/12/2022
Episode 83 - SEAC 69:15 05/29/2022
Episode 82.5 - Aaron Reed Interview, 50 Years of Text Games 40:27 05/22/2022
Episode 82 - Juggling Jobs with OS-9 60:59 05/15/2022
Episode 81 - A Ballad in 2600 Hertz 65:48 05/01/2022
Episode 80 - The Analytical Engine 73:32 04/17/2022
Episode 79 - ZOG: Military Strength Hypertext 71:47 04/03/2022
Episode 78 - INTERCAL and Esoterica 65:42 03/20/2022
Episode 77 - Magnetic Memories 69:16 03/07/2022
Episode 76 - Star Trek the (Unofficial) Game 61:55 02/22/2022
Episode 75 - A Cybernetic Future 67:29 02/07/2022
Episode 74 - The Elegance of LISP 69:24 01/24/2022
Episode 73 - IPL, AI, and Linked Lists 70:30 01/10/2022
Episode 72 - Viatron Topples IBM 71:26 12/27/2021
Episode 71 - 6502, The Mini-Microprocessor 62:35 12/13/2021
Episode 70 - The oN-Line System, Part 2 65:11 11/29/2021
Episode 69 - The oN-Line System, Part 1 62:44 11/15/2021
Episode 68 - Zork 66:35 10/31/2021
Episode 67 - Debug! 63:45 10/17/2021
Episode 66 - Viruses and the PC 62:53 10/03/2021
Episode 65 - Teletype, Teleprint, and Telegrams 56:07 09/19/2021
Episode 64 - Gemini's Tiny Machine 62:59 09/05/2021
Episode 63 - What's With The Wedge, Part 2 56:45 08/22/2021
Episode 62 - What's With The Wedge? Part 1 58:59 08/08/2021
Episode 61 - FRESS and Practical Hypertext 61:45 07/25/2021
Bonus Episode - Q&A 52:04 07/18/2021