BASIC is 50 years old

BASIC is 50 years old (via The Inquirer)

10 LET “date” = “1st May 1964” 20 LET “place” = “Dartmouth College, New Hampshire” 30 PRINT “John G Kemeny and Thomas E. Kurtz designed BASIC” BASIC was designed to allow users of the Dartmouth college timesharing mainframe to write programs, even if…