This week's book giveaways are in the Jython/Python and Object-Oriented programming forums. We're giving away four copies each of Machine Learning for Business: Using Amazon SageMaker and Jupyter and Object Design Style Guide and have the authors on-line! See this thread and this one for details.
Mark Reyes wrote:On one occassion at a local public library, I still was able to see his book regarding
C Programming Language. Its a little old and pages were dilapidated but nevertheless
the insight is still there.
All i have to do is look up and I see a copy on my bookshelf with my scribbles in the margin.
There are only two hard things in computer science: cache invalidation, naming things, and off-by-one errors
Mark Reyes wrote:... some languages traces its root on C.
Likewise Unix that he was one of the co-inventors of: Unix-like operating systems are found today in many different devices, from mobile phones (Android) to laptops (Apple's OS X) to the biggest supercomputers. And a large part of the Internet runs on Linux, which was ofcourse also very much influenced by Unix.