Shared October 8, 2018
That's right, we're kicking Season 2 of the Basics off with a technical episode about a somewhat-obsolete technology! IT'S PARTY TIME. Wait, no, not party time. IT'S CODE TIME. Close enough.
Let's talk about seven-segment displays, and about the longest word you can write with them.
Public domain list of English words: https://github.com/dwyl/english-words
Thanks to my proofreading team, and to Tomek on camera!
The Cambridge Centre for Computing History: http://www.computinghistory.org.uk/
Genius regex crossword puzzle: https://regexcrossword.com/
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