A while a ago I compared my computing past with my computing present when I looked at what Apple Macs and old IBM Mainframes have in common
And then I talked about developing an Appllication Program Interface (API) back in the 80s when we didn’t know what an API was.
And now I am returning to my roots as a failed COBOL programmer… although I always say the best boss I ever had John Neller saved the world from more bad code by moving me into a marketing role as Austpay Product Manager.
The more I see of the evolution of “programming” the more I see things coming back to simple logical English like languages like COBOL that almost anyone can use. Continue reading COBOL – Everything old is new again