Could C# be the one language to rule them all?

Could C# be the one language to rule them all?

Being a developer, it is important to continue to learn about new languages as you are being asked to create solutions for multiple platforms.  The reason why we have so many languages is because on a hardware level each CPU uses a different assembly language to run their instructions.  Due to this fact not every language is able to run on every platform.  For this to work you would need to have multiple companies that are…

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50 Years of BASIC: The Evolution of a Programming Language

By Rich Woods When I was a little boy in first grade, my teacher asked the class how many of us had computers. One girl and I raised our hands. It was 1988. I remember my father using GWBASIC. Being a little kid I even thought that it was named after him (his name is George). I learned at a very age that a goto statement is a bad idea since GWBASIC used line numbers.

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