When I read commentary about suggestions for where C should go, I often think back and give thanks that it wasn’t developed under the advice of a worldwide crowd.
—Dennis Ritchie (1941 – 2011), the Father of the C Language
Starting in this chapter, I will delve into the softer side of embedded systems. The next three chapters cover C/C++, the build process, and a little bit of embedded OS.
At the time when this book was being conceived, iPhone was on its way to become one of the coolest gadgets in history. And a large part of its success comes from the contribution of app developers worldwide. ...