Today I discovered Two-Bit History, “a blog about computer history intended primarily for computer people”, which is right up my alley. twobithistory.org/about.html

The newest post is about Ada Lovelace and how her famous Analytical Engine program actually works: twobithistory.org/2018/08/18/a

I love Greg Heo’s walkthroughs of Swift compiler parts. This one is about the code generation for automatic Equatable conformances: swiftunboxed.com/internals/syn

Swift is getting much better error messages and fix-its for optionals that require unwrapping: forums.swift.org/t/resolved-in. This is great, especially for beginners.

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