November 12th, 2010

Tall ships (porthole)

Random link

Only one person so far has attempted Tuesday's Name That Song challenge. Is it really that hard?

I'm not going to post the answers until some more people have made their guesses. Instead I shall post a semi-random link.

This is a presentation from last year's JVM Languages Summit, entitled "Not Your Father's Von Neumann Machine: A Crash Course in Modern Hardware". It's quite technical, but well worth a look if you're interested in modern computer architecture and the craziness that is today's CPU.