Type: Programming language
Briefly explainedC is one of the classic programming languages. Almost all operating systems are based on it. C and its extension C++ are particularly suitable for hardware-related programming, since they are translated into machine code. Thus, in addition to operating systems, very performant applications and games can be programmed.
Known companies that use C:
- Microsoft: Windows operating system
- Apple: Operating systems like macOS and iOS
- Adobe: Photoshop and Illustrator