Monthly Archives: April 2011

Finding the most significant bit

In one of the problems I’ve been working on with Diego Seco and Patrick Nicholson, we needed the most-significant-bit (msb) function as a primitive for our solution. As Diego pointed out today, this function was one of the bottlenecks of … Continue reading

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Seven Languages in Seven Weeks

I read this book, by Bruce Tate, some weeks ago and totally recommend it. You can buy it from amazon or the pragmatic bookshelf. What’s in it? From the title of the book is easy to get an idea. This … Continue reading

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