History and Compatibility
Hurry Slowly (festina lente).
– Octavius, Caesar Augustus
C++11 Language Features; C++14 Language Features; C++17 Language Features; C++11 Standard-Library Components; C++14 Standard-Library Components; C++17 Standard-Library Components; Removed and Deprecated Features
I invented C++, wrote its early definitions, and produced its first implementation. I chose and formulated the design criteria for C++, designed its major language features, developed or helped to develop many of the early libraries, ...