Being a Programmer
Mom said: “Please go to the shop and buy 1 bottle of milk. If they have eggs, bring 6”
I came back with 6 bottle of milk.
She said: “Why the hell did you buy 6 bottles of milk?”
I said: “BECAUSE THEY HAD EGGS”
Altair 8800, sold as a build-it-yourself kit, is generally regarded as the device that sparked the microcomputer revolution. Microsoft's Altair BASIC was the first programming language for the machine. [more...]