Articles By Gary Anthes

After 40 years Unix losing lustre, but its legacy will endure

Forty years ago this summer, a programmer sat down and knocked out in one month what would become one of the most important pieces of software ever created.In August 1969, Ken Thompson, a

Published on: June 8th, 2009 Gary Anthes

Meet the nerd who’s already shaping the future

Professor Hal Abelson talks about giving away MIT courseware and other intellectual property, what's wrong with computer science and why he's proud to be a nerd.ITBusiness.ca: In 2001, you and five others started

Published on: August 6th, 2007 Gary Anthes