Late Junction plays a laid-back, eclectic mix of music from across the globe, ranging from Mali to Bali, and from medieval chant to 21st-century electronica on BBC Radio 3 every Mon-Thu about 10.30 to midnight. Last four programmes always available from web
Lo’Jo This French music & theatre group combines African and gypsy styles and instruments with its own very French sound, and is a sponsor of Le Festival au Désert
A+ After implementing Sharp APL/HP, Arthur Whitney designed this all-ASCII, stripped subset of APL for Morgan Stanley’s Analytics Programming Team to write financial trading applications. Morgan Stanley later released A+ under a GNU General Public Licence. The BAA has produced a Windows version for free distribution
J Wiki After 30 years, Ken Iverson and Roger Hui redesigned APL from scratch. The result is J.
Kx SystemsWhere did the code go?Arthur Whitney’s K and Kdb+ might be the tersest and fastest language and database ever written. K is written in 1200 lines of C; 20 lines of K implement a simple spreadsheet, complete with GUI. Kdb+ is typically 20-50 times faster than Oracle and is used by investment banks to support financial traders. It ships on a floppy disk