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A Love Note to Kermit

Occasionally, I post some pictures and notes on hardware projects we have going on in the Cybernetics Laboratory, which is to say, my desk. One thing that always comes up a program called Kermit, originally built by Columbia University, now maintained by the Kermit Project. Kermit has been around since

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Classical Software Studies

James Hague writes, in a post, “Computer Science Courses that Don’t Exist, But Should,” a series of course descriptions for needed computer science courses, one struck me: CSCI 3300: Classical Software Studies Discuss and dissect historically significant products, including VisiCalc, AppleWorks, Robot Odyssey, Zork, and MacPaint. Emphases are on user

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