Commodore 16 & The Worst Video Game? – Computerphile

From Computerphile. On the “C16,” Commodore slashed costs while other manufacturers added RAM – This didn’t stop marketing from selling the machine though. Software houses had to do their best…. EXTRA BITS: https://youtu.be/BQ5MuljxZPE Thanks to Adrian from The Centre for Computing History for showing us his Commodore collection. Behind the scenes at CCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCAMMKsbEvw ZX…

GUI Programming Introduction – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Who’s in control? The real difference between programming for command line, or programming for GUI. Dr Steve Bagley introduces the differences between the two. 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…

Commodore 116 – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Commodore was a massive US computer company, but this machine was almost unknown outside a few European countries. CCH’s Adrian shows us the 116, part of his personal collection. Behind the scenes at CCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nCAMMKsbEvw ZX Spectrum Prototype: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bq4NzvNZhc0&t=307s Modern-Day Commodore Software: COMING SOON A look at the V364 Voice Synthesis: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JU-XyAHXYOM Centre…

Error Diffusion Dithering – Computerphile

From Computerphile. The smarter way to dither. Dr Bagley takes us through the Floyd-Steinberg error diffusion dithering technique. 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

Active (Machine) Learning – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Machine Learning where you put in a fraction of the effort? What’s not to like? – Dr Michel Valstar explains Active & Cooperative Learning. 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…

ZX Spectrum Prototype – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Wires, chips, hand-written key caps, somehow this early version of the Sinclair ZX Spectrum survived. Jason Fitzpatrick of the Centre for Computing History demonstrates. See CCH’s Retro Tech Archive discuss the “Speccie” Prototype: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PPEclMvAA3A 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…

Ordered Dithering – Computerphile

From Computerphile. How do we represent multiple greys with simple black or white pixels? Dr Bagley joins the dots! Error Diffusion Dithering: COMING SOON How JPEG Works: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzH6n4zXuckoAod3z31QEST1ZaizBuNHh 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…

Will Graphene Replace Silicon? – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Why has it gone quiet on graphene? We asked Sixty Symbols’ Professor Laurence Eaves, who was part of the team who built the first graphene transistor. Fine Structure Constant (Sixty Symbols): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlSLIW0gZtk 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…

Hello (World) Abstraction! – Computerphile

From Computerphile. What’s the simplest program you can write? Dr Steve Bagley on the layers of abstraction that bulk up Hello World. EXTRA BITS: https://youtu.be/wxZFWvgyuYs 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…

Have You Been Pwned? – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Would you type your password into a random box on the internet? Dr Mike Pound on ensuring your password hasn’t already been hacked. Have I Been Pwned: https://bit.ly/c_troys-site Mike’s code: https://github.com/mikepound/pwned-search How to Choose a Password: https://youtu.be/3NjQ9b3pgIg Password Cracking: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7U-RbOKanYs Beast and the GPU Cluster: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RG2Z7Xgthb4 https://www.facebook.com/computerphile https://twitter.com/computer_phile This video was filmed and…

Floating Point Numbers (Part2: Fp Addition) – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Continuation of Dr Bagley’s explanation of Floating Point Numbers: https://youtu.be/f4ekifyijIg 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

Floating Point Numbers (Part1: Fp vs Fixed) – Computerphile

From Computerphile. How much does a floating point processor improve floating point operations? Dr Bagley installed one to find out – and explains how computers store the bits. 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…

Deep Learned Super-Sampling (DLSS) – Computerphile

From Computerphile. Can deep learning improve your gaming experience? We have no idea but we know how it works. Dr Mike Pound on Deep Learned Super Sampling EXTRA BITS: https://youtu.be/4ZkrLfEIJXI 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…

Reed Solomon Encoding – Computerphile

From Computerphile. A high level look at Reed Solomon – Professor Brailsford explains the basics of this complicated encoding technique. Multi Dimension Error Correction: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1_X-7BgHbE0 Teeny Extra Bit: https://youtu.be/wRM25orvUPA 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…