… And for everyone else. Typography for Lawyers; an easy read, very accurate, and despite the title, the typography advice is really for everybody. Well, maybe not for typographers. I get the impression this is all entry level stuff.
Quick call out to an illustrative blog entry on various cache effects. http://igoro.com/archive/gallery-of-processor-cache-effects/ When someone bugs me about “X is too slow, because it has to make a virtual call”, and I get annoyed, it’s because a hot virtual call is an overhead of some dozen cycles or so. Missing the cache? In the thousands. […]