Journey of Programming languages

Posted on Jul 29 2011 - 7:34am by Huzoor Bux

This is the evolution of programming languages.

It starts with FORTRAN and COBOL and runs through Ruby on Rails (which, yes, is a framework and not a language).

Unfortunately, it omits such influential languages as Lisp, ALGOL 60 and Smalltalk. But including every important language ever would make for a pretty long infographic.