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C is a general-purpose, imperative computer programming language originally developed by Dennis M. Ritchie to develop the UNIX operating system at Bell Labs.

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Just debugging one of my own programs that I wrote from scratch in C using gdb... And look what I got: (gdb) p *output_buffer[1] Cannot access memory at address 0xbaadf00d At first I got the chills, like maybe I got hacked or something. Then I real...Read more

I keep hearing about C, especially in web development communities, in a negative light and portrayed to be this extremely difficult, unwieldy, old grandpa of a language that needs to die. This is simply not true, so instead of whine about it, I decid...Read more

Speaking at a conference in 2009, he apologised for inventing the null reference: I call it my billion-dollar mistake. - Tony Hoare

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