Programming in C and C++
C, is the most popular language worldwide. Everything from microcontrollers to operating systems is written in C since it’s very flexible and versatile, allowing maximum control with minimal commands.
C is a computer programming language. That means that you can use C to create lists of instructions for a computer to follow. The C program is the human-readable form, while the executable that comes out of the compiler is the machine-readable and executable form.
C++ is a general-purpose programming language created by Bjarne Stroustrup as an extension of the C programming language, or “C with Classes”