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by Hannah Leitheiser

Tutor Language

#platocomputer #cerl #helloworld #tutorprogramming

The Friendly Orange Glow: The Untold Story of the PLATO System and the Dawn of Cyberculture

Brian Dear

2017

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2019-09-05

"In 9 months, [Tenczar] had managed to get three interactive pages up in a lesson, 'and I was as top-notch as they could ever expect in a programmer to do this type of thing'....In the spring of 1967...an idea came to him." - Brian Dear, The Friendly Orange Glow: The Untold Story of the PLATO System and the Dawn of Cyberculture (2017)

The idea was a simplified language he called Tutor.