The chief merit of language is clearness.
High thoughts must have high language.
Our life is frittered away with detail. ...Simplify, simplify.
|--Henry David Thoreau|
My object all sublime I shall achieve in time.
|--W. S. Gilbert|
Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.
|--John F. Kennedy|
In this chapter you will learn:
Basic hardware and software concepts.
The different types of programming languages.
Which programming languages are most widely used.
The history of the Visual C++ programming language.
Some basics of object technology.
The history of the UML—the industry-standard object-oriented system modeling language.
The history of the ...