Thinking in Code

Bruce Eckel has a podcast with 12 interviews of various software luminaries. All the interviews took place in 2003 but Eckel only recently released them. You can find interviews of Anders Hejlsberg, Guido Van Rossum, Joshua Bloch, Martin Fowler, Ron Jeffries and others.

The development of the C language

In the last couple of days I’ve being reading a lot about software development. Today, to read something different, I re-read “The development of the C language” by Dennis Ritchie. One good fact found in this paper, that it is not widely known, is why C was developed. Before C there was a language called […]