This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread 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.