Microsoft To Banish Memcpy()
If a developer can't do "if (sizetocopy = sizeofdstbuffer)"
Uh oh, we'd better ban the = operator too, so no one can mistake it for == in an if statement ever again.
Slashdot Mentioned In Virginia Terrorism Report
Nice Haskell, in with Ruby:
Why a Music Tax Is a Bad Idea
No, because recorded music isn't worth anything.
NVIDIA's $10K Tesla GPU-Based Personal Supercomputer
So how do you get an Erlang system to run on this?
Towards a Wiki For Formally Verified Mathematics
Skynet approves of this machine readable knowledge store.
In IE8 and Chrome, Processes Are the New Threads
Share nothing processes which communicate via message passing is the future as far as I can tell.
Not only does that do away with most terrible multithreaded programming problems, but it also can let you write an application which does not need to execute all on the same processor or even the same machine, think concurrency, cloud computing, 1000 core processors, etc.
Look up the way Erlang programs work. Actor based programming is pretty sweet after you wrap your head around it.