Category:

Course Description:

Since Joseph Marie Jacquard’s textile loom in 1801, there has been a demonstrated need to give our machines instructions. In the last few episodes, our instructions were already in our computer’s memory, but we need to talk about how they got there – this is the heart of programming. Today, we’re going to look at the history of programming and the innovations that brought us from punch cards and punch paper tape to plugboards and consoles of switches. These technologies will bring us to the mid 1970s and the start of home computing, but they had limitations, and what was really needed was an easier and more accessible way to write programs – programming languages. Which we’ll get to next week. Course Length: 9:26 minutes Source: CrashCourse

Thousands of courses

DisclaimerMany of the curated courses have been manually added into our Learning Management System, then enhanced with structure, descriptive, activities and consolidation,  referencing who the content creators are (where required). If you like the curated content from any creator and like their materials, please feel free to connect with them directly to explore their full libraries of paid programs. 

We will continue to add more curated quality content as well as increasing partnerships with creators to provide you with an all-in-one skills development platform. 

Book a demo now!

Tell us a bit about you. After review, you will receive an invite calendar where you can select your demo time.