Slate Magazine recently published an article with a bunch (34) of examples of influential computer code examples. See https://slate.com/technology/2019/10/consequential-computer-code-software-history.html.
Passing of John Horton Conway
John Horton Conway of Princeton University passed away of the COVID-19 virus on April 11th, 2020. Please see https://arstechnica.com/science/2020/04/john-conway-inventor-of-the-game-of-life-has-died-of-covid-19/ for an obituary. He was widely known for the Game of Life and its relationship to Read more…