Let’s go for my web review for the week 2021-19.
Tags: tech, cpu, performance
This is a very interesting deep dive in how branch predictors work. Also comparing timing profiles between different families of CPUs.
Tags: tech, memory, performance
Interesting piece covering: how a memory allocator works, why it can be slow, how to use it the best way possible and how to pick an allocator for your project.
Tags: tech, security, wifi
Oops… security flaws ready to exploited in Wi-Fi again. And that includes WPA3.
Tags: tech, rust, python
The use of PyO3 keeps being very interesting for Rust / Python interoperability. The porting experiment in this article is well done and shows well the strength and weaknesses of both.
Tags: tech, programming, pairing
Like everything, Pair programming also has a dark side. It’s obviously more potent if you do it too much.
Tags: management hr
Very insightful view on the differences between praises and positive feedback. It’s indeed very easy to conflate the two by mistake.
Bye for now!