Friday, November 20, 2009

'The present-day developers prefer to focus on the new-age languages ...'

COBOL — ‘going strong'

Travelling backwards more than fifty years in computing is perhaps as stretched as rewinding by as many centuries in travel or commerce, politics or cuisine; but that's what happened when I met Ashish Masand a few weeks ago. For, we were discussing COBOL (COmmon Business-Oriented Language), one of the oldest programming languages.


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