Your wish is my machine code

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By Duncan Graham-Rowe WRITING software is a painstaking business in which you can’t afford to slip up: get a single character wrong and the instructions either do nothing or go horribly wrong. In one infamous software error, a misplaced minus sign resulted in a fighter jet’s control system flipping the aircraft on its back whenever it crossed the equator. Now a new system that takes the drudgery—and some of the potential for slip-ups—out of programming is about to be launched. Its inventor hopes it will one day turn us all into programmers. Bob Brennan,