This is the first lesson of an old series I used to run back in June 2015. The original blog can be still found in https://learncyourself.blogspot.com/
In this lesson, I’ll talk about some facts about the C programming language.
C was invented to create an operating system named UNIX.
C is the successor of CB language which was introduced around 1970.
The language was formalized in 1988 by the American National Standard Institute (ANSI).
The UNIX OS as totally written in C by 1973.
Today C is the most widely used and popular System Programming Language.
Most of the state-of-the-art software have been implemented using C.
Today’s most popular Linux OS and RBDMS MySQL have been written in C.
C is called a middle-level programming language.