We're finally taking a look at
Sketchpad. This program was completed in 1963 as Ivan Sutherland's
Ph.D. research. On the surface it looks like a very fancy drawing
program. Under the hood it's hiding some impressive new programming
Welcome to Advent of Computing, the show that talks about the shocking, intriguing, and all too often relevant history of computing. A lot of little things we take for granted today have rich stories behind their creation, in each episode we will learn how older tech has lead to our modern world.