The Friendly Orange Glow

Brian Dear detailed the Programmed Logic for Automatic Teaching Operations system, known as PLATO, and the people involved in the project. It was first developed in 1960 and provided inspiration for much of the technology available today.

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The Friendly Orange Glow

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 23, 2017 | 5:49pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 22, 2018 | 1:54am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 23, 2017 | 5:49pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2018 | 1:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 14, 2018 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 21, 2018 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 22, 2018 | 1:54am EST | C-SPAN 2
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