Dennis Ritchie, The Creator of Unix and C is No More, Dies at 70
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Another major upset for technology world as the Creater of programming
language C and and co-Creater of Operating system unix, Dennis Ritchie
dies at 70.Dennis Ritchie died last weekend at the age of 70 after a long
The news was reported on Wednesday and confirmed on Thursday by Bell Labs in a
statement listed below by president of Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs, Jeong Kim.
"Dennis Ritchie, was well loved by his colleagues at Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs,have been touched in some way by Dennis."
and will be greatly missed. He was truly an inspiration to all of us. We would
like to express our deepest sympathies to the Ritchie family, and to all who
The C language still rules when it comes to performance i.e. the speed of
execution and considered as major milestone in programming.
Read more about the programming genius Dennis Ritchie Here
RIP Dennis Ritchie