Monthly Archives: August 2010

Keep your ancestors hidden

There were some slides going around at work from a recent talk from Jon Skeet on surprising aspects of C#. I’d seen a lot of them before, but the one that really surprised me was the following, where the question … Continue reading

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Chip away at the problem

Microprocessor Architecture: From Simple Pipelines To Chip Multiprocessors by Jean-Loup Baer Two things have got me interested in understanding more about computer architecture. First, at work, I’m hoping to soon be working on the performance profiler. Second, I have been … Continue reading

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