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Scali’s guide to joyful programming

Another fun piece that I wrote quite a while ago. I think most of it still applies today, although Java has long been replaced by C#. Then again, as the languages are so similar, you can just replace ‘Java’ with … Continue reading

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Optimizing in higher programming languages

Here is yet another old piece, which may still be quite useful. It was written around the time that I was developing my 3D renderer in Java. There was no proper 3D acceleration support for Java yet, and Java runs … Continue reading

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CPUs and pipelines, how do they work?

After the tutorial on C that I re-published recently, it is now time for another old article that is still remarkably educational and useful today. It describes the internals of the Pentium and Pentium Pro CPUs. Ironically enough, today’s Intel … Continue reading

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A tutorial on programming C

Over the years I have written various things related to programming and hardware. They were published on websites that no longer exist and/or have disappeared into oblivion. I have found a few of them, which I think may still be … Continue reading

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