Pinboard bookmarks for November 29th

Pinboard links for November 29th, syndicated automagically:

  • The Strange Birth and Long Life of Unix – They say that when one door closes on you, another opens. People generally offer this bit of wisdom just to lend some solace after a misfortune. But sometimes it's actually true. It certainly was for Ken Thompson and the late Dennis Ritchie, two of the greats of 20th-century information technology, when they created the Unix operating system, now considered one of the most inspiring and influential pieces of software ever written.

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