Overload Journal 170 - August 2022

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  • Whodunnit?  WEB  PDF
    By Frances Buontempo
    Coding is a creative process. Frances Buontempo wonders how close it often gets to fiction.

  • saturating_add vs. saturating_int – New Function vs. New Type?  WEB  PDF
    By Jonathan Müller
    Integer arithmetic tends to overflow. Jonathan Müller explores when and how to avoid this.

  • Advancing the State of the Art for std::unordered_map Implementations  WEB  PDF
    By Joaquín M López Muñoz
    Unordered maps can be implemented in various ways. Joaquín M López Muñoz presents a new, fast version.

  • Don’t Block Doors  WEB  PDF
    By Frances Buontempo
    You can build simulations using cellular automata. Frances Buontempo uses this technique to demonstrate what happens if people stand in doorways.

  • Lessons Learned After 20 Years of Software Engineering  WEB  PDF
    By Lucian Radu Teodorescu
    It’s good to sit back and reflect from time to time. Lucian Radu Teodorescu does just that and reports back.

  • Afterwood  WEB  PDF
    By Chris Oldwood
    What’s your legacy? Chris Oldwood considers what we can leave to make life better for others.