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Paul Ford: What is Code? | Bloomberg

The Man in the Taupe Blazer You are an educated, successful person capable of abstract thought. A VP doing an SVP’s job. Your office, appointed with decent furniture and a healthy amount of natural light filtered through vertical blinds, is … Continue reading

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A Day to Remember the First Computer Programmer Was a Woman – NYTimes.com

In 1842, Ada Lovelace, known as the “enchantress of numbers,” wrote the first computer program. Fast-forward 171 years to today (which happens to be Ada Lovelace Day, for highlighting women in science, technology, engineering and math), and computer programming is … Continue reading

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