Monthly Archives: September 2013

Chronological Order of Popular Programming Languages

Below you’ll find a chronological order of some popular and/or important programming languages. 1840 – Analytical Engine Code The Analytical Engine was a theoretical (i.e., never built) mechanical general-purpose computer, created by British mathematician Charles Babbage. Ada Lovelace came across the idea, and created some code for the Analytical Engine. That’s why she’s considered the […]

Basic Linux Shell Commands

Below you’ll find a list of some basic yet useful Linux commands for the command line interface (i.e., the shell), which is the interface provided by users to interact with services and programs provided by the operating system kernel. 1. man pages When in doubt about a specific command or program, check is manual pages. […]