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Perl on the BBC

By Smylers from northwestengland.pm
Lightning talk
Target audience: Any
Language: English
Tags: everybody marketing publicity

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Marketing is something for everybody to get involved in. Here's a small contribution I made earlier this year, by getting Perl into a question on the BBC TV quiz show ‘Only Connect’.

That episode will be repeated soon in the UK: the series is on Wednesdays at 19:00 on BBC4, and I think episode 12 will be on September 12th, after which it will be on iPlayer for a week on this page: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00rm4j1

Play connecting walls online at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/onlyconnect/quiz/

The maths puzzle I mentioned was posted on Richard Wiseman's blog here, complete with my Perl solution: http://j.mp/sum100

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