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Less locks more message queues!

I was reading a blog post RailGuard  about a creative interface for avoiding having to code explicit exception handling around locks. I left a tip. A couple decades ago I would have agreed that was the solution. I changed my mind … Continue reading

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Numba

http://numba.continuim.io Numba is dead simple to get the full close to c/c++ performance improvements from dynamic compilation and works great after you have the prerequisites installed. Numba required python packages: argparse numpy llvm Now you can import numba and use … Continue reading

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A Grain Of Salt

Originally posted on Bulldozer00's Blog:
Somehow, I stumbled upon an academic paper that compares programming language performance in the context of computing the results for a well-known, computationally dense, macro-economics problem: “the stochastic neoclassical growth model“. Since the results…

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