ALGOL 68 Instead of Pascal? – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Computer Scientists had to make choices for what system to use for different student use cases. Professor Brailsford on whether to choose Algol 68 or Pascal. Or both. https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to…

Enhancing Video Conferencing – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Virtual Backgrounds and grainy webcams – what else can we do to improve video conferencing? Dr Max Wilson on a couple of innovations you can try today. https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to Brady…

Brain-Like (Neuromorphic) Computing – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Memristors, Artificial Synapses & Neomorphic Computing. Dr Phil Moriarty on the limitations of the Von Neumann architecture and what could be next. Phil’s blog post: https://muircheartblog.wpcomstaging.com/2020/09/10/i-remember-now Von Neumann Architecture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ml3-kVYLNr8 https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister…

1111111111111111111111111111111 & Unix Epoch – Computerphile

From Computerphile. The highest signed 32bit integer is a ticking timebomb – sort of… Dr Tim Muller explains why it’s his #MegaFavNumber This re-upload features a slight repair to the audio where Dr Muller mis-spoke ‘un-signed’ instead of signed https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University…

Laziness in Python – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Laziness is a virtue – well, in programming anyway! Professor Thorsten Altenkirch on how you can use the ‘yield’ to compute certain things "on demand" To Infinity & Beyond: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bnRNiE_OVWA Python Sudoku Solver: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_UYXzGuqvM&t=9s https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer…

What NOT to do: Self Modifying Code – Computerphile

From Computerphile. How ‘not to code’ with our "real" programmer – who, as Julian explains, is demoing what NOT to do. Dr Julian Onions tells us more about Mel. https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed by Julian Onions and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister…

Pascal (Not Just Nickel & Dime) – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Pascal evolved from Algol 60. Professor Brailsford discusses the rift in the Algol committee that led to its creation. Brian Kernighan’s Bell Labs Memo: http://www.eprg.org/computerphile/pascal.pdf EXTRA BITS: https://youtu.be/nA_FXCzibgw https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to…

Mike Pound Q&A – Computerphile

From Computerphile. We put some of your questions to Dr Mike Pound. Stolen Bitcoing Tracing – Ross Anderson: https://youtu.be/UlLN0QERWBs Feistel Cipher: https://youtu.be/FGhj3CGxl8I AES Explained: https://youtu.be/O4xNJsjtN6E Elliptic Curve Back Door: https://youtu.be/nybVFJVXbww Parsing Explained: https://youtu.be/bxpc9Pp5pZM Data Analysis Learning Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzH6n4zXuckpfMu_4Ff8E7Z1behQks5ba Secret Key Exchange (Diffie-Hellman): https://youtu.be/NmM9HA2MQGI Professor Ross Anderson’s Book: https://bit.ly/39LH4yl https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and…

“Real” Programmers & Drum Memory – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Discussing "Real" Programmers from the early days of computing with Dr Julian Onions. n.b. When Julian mentions "Real" programmers, he refers to the endless jokes that circulated on early online communities like Usenet. https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile…

How eBooks Work – Computerphile

From Computerphile. What’s in an eBook file? Dr Steve Bagley delves inside ‘Beautiful Code’ to find out. As we used "Beautiful Code" as our example, here’s a link to the publisher: https://bit.ly/3jamZX8 https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister…

GPT3: An Even Bigger Language Model – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Basic mathematics from a language model? Rob Miles on GPT3, where it seems like size does matter! More from Rob Miles: http://bit.ly/Rob_Miles_YouTube https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at http://www.bradyharan.com

Pong, Python & PyGame 11 – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Taking the Squash Pong game and using data science to make it AI powered! Dr Isaac Triguero uses regression & nearest neighbour. Playlist of all four videos: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzH6n4zXuckoUWpzSEpQNW6I8rXIzyi8w Thorsten & Isaac’s Python programming book: https://bit.ly/2p3r5IT https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed by Sean Riley and Isaac Triguero and edited by Sean Riley. Computer…