Why C++, interview with Herb Sutter

Posted by on Nov 26, 2012 in c++, interview | No Comments
Why C++, interview with Herb Sutter

I just listened to a podcast interview with Herb Sutter, by Scott Hanselman, and it is really worth sharing. You can find Herb’s blog post about it here. And the podcast itself is here. The interview revolves around why C++ is having a resurgence, why it seems a different language from what most people that […]

iso cpp

Posted by on Nov 22, 2012 in c++ | No Comments
iso cpp

If you are into C++ programming (the modern kind), and dont know isocpp.org, you definitively should. isocpp stands for “Standard C++ Foundation” and is a not-for-profit organization, founded by a bunch of companies/organizations you might recognize: ARM, BD Software, Bloomberg, Dinkum Ware, DRW Trading group, Google, HP, HSA Foundation, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, OpenMP, Pearson, Plum Hall, Symbio, Vollmann Engineering. Not to mention the directors and officers of […]

Placement new operator in C++

Posted by on Nov 20, 2012 in articles, c++ | No Comments

It is no secret that I am a big fan of C++. I love learning new ways to make my code more elegant and performant. I work in embedded systems, and have done so in C++ for a few years, although now I am working on a beefier (but still embedded) system running java. But […]