Programming

Vol. 9 No. 2 – February 2011

Programming

Articles

Returning Control to the Programmer: SIMD Intrinsics for Virtual Machines

Exposing SIMD units within interpreted languages could simplify programs and unleash floods of untapped processor power.

by Jonathan Parri, Daniel Shapiro, Miodrag Bolic, Voicu Groza

Curmudgeon

Two Books Alike in Dignity

Formal and informal approaches to C++ mastery

by Stan Kelly-Bootle

B.Y.O.C. (1,342 Times and Counting)

Why can't we all use standard libraries for commonly needed algorithms?

by Poul-Henning Kamp