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The propensity to truck, barter and exchange one thing for another is common to all men, and to be found in no other race of animals.

— Adam Smith

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The Strange Birth and Long Life of Unix

7th Dec 2011 - 10:18pm News Clips
Who said history is boring? This is a very interesting history of the world’s most important operating system.The classic operating system turns 40, and its progeny abound By Warren Toomey, IEEE Spectrum, December 2011 They say that…

RIP Dennis Ritchie (1941 – 2011)

14th Oct 2011 - 07:56am News Clips
When the world is mourning with the death of Steve Jobs, the world lost another tech pioneer Dennis Ritchie, the inventor of C and UNIX. To many geeks, Dennis’ role in the computer revolution is way more important than Steve.Dennis Ritchie,…