Dennis Ritchie

Dennis MacAlistair Ritchie (born September 9, 1941; found dead October 12, 2011) American computer scientist, Dennis Ritchie invented the programming language called C, a major and important piece of software. Together with Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie co-invented the UNIX operating system. He was the author of two books, the Unix Programmer’s Manual (1971), and The C Programming... Read more »

October 12, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology, Story.