Sometimes the old ways are best

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Brian Kernighan looks back at what has and has not changed in computing, programming, and tools over the last 30 years. He discusses what we want from our tools and reveals his favorites.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)18-19
Number of pages2
JournalIEEE Software
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2008

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  • Software


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  • Integrated development environment
  • Linux
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  • Software development tool
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  • Software tools
  • Visualization

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