mvdwege writes: "Rob Pike, long time collaborator, confirms on his Google+ account that Dennis Ritchie, co-creator of the C programming language has died this morning. I learned my first C ages ago from the famous K&R book, and I'm sad to see another part of my computing youth pass away."
A language that doesn't have everything is actually easier to program
in than some that do.
-- Dennis M. Ritchie