|whole lotta non-healthcare-related links
||[Jun. 28th, 2012|02:00 pm]
- Both true and false: a Zen moment with C - legit, but pretty funny.
- Why is processing a sorted array faster than an unsorted array? - understanding how hardware works is important when optimizing software.
- VIM Clutch is hardware pedal to toggle vim between insert and normal mode. This is actually kinda tempting!
- How we die (in one chart) - wow, I didn't realize how big of a problem tuberculosis/pneumonia/influenza used to be. Yay science!
- What facts about the United States do foreigners not believe until they come to America? - interesting discussion on Quora.
- Navy Plan To Fire Dust Clouds At Space Junk Would Take 10 Years - hmm, that's kinda neat.
- Video of a Mercedes racing a golf ball - yeah, that's pretty cool.
- Map of MLB player hometowns - pretty much what I expected, although some kinda heatmap might be nicer - there are a lot of markers in the US. (thanks Shawn!)
- The Most Amazing Bowling Story Ever
3 from Denton. One hot guy a year older than me, and one Hispanic guy who has a huge lipper in one of his Google image search pics.
In the firmware world, we deal with similar compiler-related problems *all the time*. And yes, it's fun!