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"all religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. all these aspirations are directed toward ennobling man's life, lifting it from the sphere of mere physical existence and leading the individual towards freedom." albert einstein

Happy Birthday Grace Hopper

Link to video for people in planets.

"She developed the first compiler for a computer programming language. She conceptualized the idea of machine-independent programming languages, which led to the development of COBOL, one of the first modern programming languages. She is credited with popularizing the term "debugging" for fixing computer glitches (inspired by an actual moth removed from the computer)." Wikipedia

By the way, for anybody wondering why the COBOL in the Google Doodle for her today:
"SUBTRACT CurrentYear from BirthYear GIVING Age
Display Age"
doesn't return a negative value, it is because age is defined unsigned in the data division. Since ages can't be negative, and COBOL handles this negative return to an unsigned value Gracefully.

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De: run 3 Fecha: 2018-05-17 11:23

I quite enjoyed it, as it shows lots of photos and videos of TR which I had never seen before.!

De: Saul Stead Fecha: 2018-05-22 11:17

The role of music in your life, you’ll surely like to play Credo Apk Android game.

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