Advent of Computing: Episode 65 - Teletype, Teleprint, and Telegrams

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Episode 65 - Teletype, Teleprint, and Telegrams​

In today's episode we take a long hard look at the telegraph, and try to see how character encoding developed. We are dealing with 100% pre-computing technology, but there are some shocking similarities to later digital systems. Selected Sources: - Early history of the electric telegraph - 1934 pamphlet on the Baudot telegraph - Murray's comprehensive article on telegraphy

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