Regarding programming languages, operators are constructs which behave generally like functions, but which differ syntactically or semantically from usual functions. From Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operator_%28programming%29

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What are the advantages of using bitwise operations? [closed]

Following reading the latest CodeProject newsletter, I came across this article on bitwise operations. It makes for interesting reading, and I can certainly see the benefit of checking if an integer ...
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How useful are infix operators in a programming language?

How useful are infix operators in a programming language? Are they worth the extra complexity they provide? Can you provide any examples where infix operators are better suited to the problem that ...