At Dynamicland, The Building Is The Computer

This computational research lab is reinventing computer programming

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Byte Magazine Smalltalk issue, August 1981 Internet Archive
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In Scratch, programs come together like jigsaw puzzles. Wikimedia
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The source code for Realtalk is printed on rolling whiteboards at Dynamicland

“We have before us the opportunity to design the future, not simply to predict it. The largely white, male, technocratic structure that has profited so richly in the past stands now to move ahead of the rest of society by immesurable degrees. … There is, nevertheless, the opportunity to demystify the exotic, simplify the arcane, and render the computer simple, accessible, and democratic.”
Creative Computing, December 1981

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MIT’s TX-0 Computer, 1955
Computer History Museum

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