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To celebrate the 4th anniversary, the episode will be all about Lovelace and Babbage; the true inventors of the computer age. The episode covers
- Intro & reviews.
- “There must be an easier way to do this” – why being lazy can change the world
- What were these engines?
- Ada Lovelace, a life in Technicolour
- Ada’s Victorian childhood – of course it was awful.
- Mentorship and marriage.
- Lovelace and Babbage – a very productive partnership.
- Lovelace’s really quite brilliant idea’s.
- Ada writes a really not very nice letter.
- Oh what might have been; Bernoulli numbers and more besides.
- Lovelace and cancer.
- Babbage becomes yesterday’s man.
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