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Old 10-14-11, 01:35 AM   #1
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Dennis Ritchie, creator of the C Language dies

Not as famous as Steve Jobs, but his programming language is running on most of your devices, apple or not. Even the micro-controller on your microwave oven is probably programmed in some sort of C.

condolences(RIP);


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Old 10-14-11, 03:59 AM   #2
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#include<stdio.h>
main()
{
	string c;
	c = "Goodbye Dennis.  Thank you.  Sincerely, World.";
	printf(%s\n,c);

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Old 10-14-11, 05:17 AM   #3
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Writing an entirely new computer language...and explaining it in a 20 page training manual. Really have to be doing something right.
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‎"Dennis Ritchie was the engineer/architect whose chapel ceiling Steve Jobs painted."
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C you later Dennis!
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Old 10-14-11, 10:32 AM   #6
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I didn't know that you were called Dennis'd it for you.
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Old 10-14-11, 01:52 PM   #9
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I worked at the same company at the same time. But I never met any of the Unix guys from NJ. I wish I had.
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