BASIC stands for Beginner's All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code. It is simple programming language designed in 1963 by John Kemeny and Thomas Kurtz at Dartmouth College. It was designed to be easy for programmers to learn.

Articles on that refer to BASIC

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The Storm Before the Calm By Robert Wright
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