Rust Atomics and Locks: Low-Level Concurrency in Practice,
new book by Mara Bos. Full text available online.
Unbundling Tools for Thought, by Fernando Borretti.
A refreshing perspective.
Production Twitter on One Machine? 100Gbps NICs and NVMe are fast,
by Tristan Hume.
The t-digest construction algorithm uses a variant of 1-dimensional
k-means clustering to produce a very compact data structure that
allows accurate estimation of quantiles.
Can Doom Run It? An Adding Machine in Doom,
by Danny Spencer.
A Z80 emulator, by Kamila Szewczyk.
Inside the 8086 processor’s instruction prefetch circuitry,
by Ken Shirriff.
Casio F-91W: iconic quartz watch, a die-shot.
A practical model for analyzing long tails (2007),
by Kalevi Kilkki.
ChaCha20 Encryption Performance on DEC PDP-11, by niconiconi.
I did Advent of Code on a PlayStation, by Ben Visness.
Konami Code Domain Name, by Terence Ededen. It’s ↑↑↓↓←→←→ba.tk.