What’s New? A Quote:

C++: The Good Parts

C++ is the best example of second-system effect since OS/360. - Henry Spencer

Even Bjarne Stroustrup has some sense that there is indeed a smaller and more elegant language struggling to get out of C++. He is right that that language is not Java or C#, but I would suggest that this more elegant language has been right under our noses the whole time:

A modified book cover for K&R labeling it as"C++: The Good Parts"

Now if we could turn back the clock on MacOS

I used to think that OSX was my favorite flavor of Unix.

Read more of Changes in MacOS Over Time:
The Good Parts
, posted Monday November 13, 2017, the Feasts of the Unmercenary Healers Saints Cosmas and Damian.