What does NS stand for ?

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  1. Aaron Gray

    Aaron Gray Guest

    What does NS as in NSString and NSObject stand for ?

    Thanks,

    Aaron
     
    Aaron Gray, Apr 30, 2008
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  2. Aaron Gray

    Dave Seaman Guest

    On Wed, 30 Apr 2008 17:17:08 +0100, Aaron Gray wrote:
    > What does NS as in NSString and NSObject stand for ?


    NeXTSTEP, that being the origin of Project Builder/Interface Builder.




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    Dave Seaman, Apr 30, 2008
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    "Aaron Gray" <> wrote:

    > What does NS as in NSString and NSObject stand for ?
    >
    > Thanks,
    >
    > Aaron


    NextStep (archaic, non-preferred capitalization used for emphasis)

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    Gregory Weston, Apr 30, 2008
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  4. Aaron Gray

    Aaron Gray Guest

    "Dave Seaman" <> wrote in message
    news:fva6r7$9os$...
    > On Wed, 30 Apr 2008 17:17:08 +0100, Aaron Gray wrote:
    >> What does NS as in NSString and NSObject stand for ?

    >
    > NeXTSTEP, that being the origin of Project Builder/Interface Builder.


    Ah :)

    Thanks,

    Aaron
     
    Aaron Gray, Apr 30, 2008
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