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Why [Insert Algorithm Here] Won’t Cure Your Calculus Blues
Description : We now know that floating point arithmetic is the best we can do. Richard Harris goes back to school ready to show how to use it.
Category: [ Overload Journal #104 - August 2011 ]
Some Objects Are More Equal Than Others
Description : Comparing objects is a fundamental operation. Steve Love and Roger Orr consider different language approaches.
Category: [ Overload Journal #103 - June 2011 ]
Exception Specifications in C++ 2011
Description : The new standard is almost finished. Dietmar Kühl looks at the new exception features.
Category: [ Overload Journal #103 - June 2011 ]
Why Interval Arithmetic Won’t Cure Your Floating Point Blues
Description : We’ve looked at several approaches to numeric computing. Richard Harris has a final attempt to find an accurate solution.
Category: [ Overload Journal #103 - June 2011 ]
The ACCU 2011 Crypto Challenge
Description : Ready for the biggest challenge yet? Richard Harris throws down the gauntlet.
Category: [ Overload Journal #103 - June 2011 ]
Benefits of Well Known Interfaces in Closed Source Code
Description : Designing a good API is a significant challenge. Arun Saha suggests taking inspiration from outside.
Category: [ Overload Journal #102 - April 2011 ]
Why Computer Algebra Won’t Cure Your Floating Point Blues
Description : Numerical computing is proving quite a challenge. Richard Harris sees if a computer can do mathematics.
Category: [ Overload Journal #102 - April 2011 ]
Refactoring and Software Complexity Variability
Description : Most code bases could have their complexity improved. Alex Yakyma presents a model that suggests how to do this.
Category: [ Overload Journal #102 - April 2011 ]
Queue with Position Reservation
Description : Multiple threads can make processing a message queue faster. Eugene Surman needs the right data structure.
Category: [ Overload Journal #101 - February 2011 ]
Why Rationals Won’t Cure Your Floating Point Blues
Description : Numerical computing is still proving hard to do accurately. Richard Harris considers another number representation.
Category: [ Overload Journal #101 - February 2011 ]
Overused Code Reuse
Description : It’s tempting to use someone else’s code rather than write it yourself. Sergey Ignatchenko reports that ‘No Bugs’ Bunny recommends caution.
Category: [ Overload Journal #101 - February 2011 ]
From Occam's Razor to No Bugs' Axe
Description : Designing good APIs that stand the test of time is notoriously hard. Sergey Ignatchenko suggests a radical guideline.
Category: [ Process Topics | Overload Journal #100 - December 2010 ]
Why Fixed Point Won't Cure Your Floating Point Blues
Description : Numeric computing is very difficult to do properly. Richard Harris looks at whether a common technique will help.
Category: [ Overload Journal #100 - December 2010 ]
Interface Versioning in C++
Description : Updating a widely used DLL interface is non-trivial. Steve Love presents a practical approach.
Category: [ Overload Journal #100 - December 2010 ]
Quality Matters Christmas Intermezzo
Description : Sometimes it's good to reflect. Matthew Wilson considers what he's learnt so far.
Category: [ Design of applications and programs | Overload Journal #100 - December 2010 ]
You're Going To Have To Think!
Description : Numerical computing has many pitfalls. Richard Harris starts looking for a silver bullet.
Category: [ Design of applications and programs | Overload Journal #99 - October 2010 ]
To DLL or Not To DLL
Description : Shared libraries provide both benefits and problems. Sergey Ignatchenko introduces a rabbit's-eye view.
Category: [ Design of applications and programs | Overload Journal #99 - October 2010 ]
Making String ReTRIEval Fast
Description : Sometimes you really do have to optimize your code. Björn Fahller looks at a string lookup data structure.
Category: [ Overload Journal #99 - October 2010 ]
Quality Matters #6: Exceptions for Practically-Unrecoverable Conditions
Description : Being robust is harder than you think. Matthew Wilson analyses a classic program.
Category: [ Overload Journal #99 - October 2010 ]
The Model Student: The ACCU 2010 Crypto Challenge
Description : Electronic computers advanced cryptography enormously. Richard Harris sets a challenge, and finds a solution.
Category: [ Overload Journal #98 - August 2010 ]

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