Your API usability does matter. Use modern C++

Your API usability does matter indeed. It is not just some snazzy implementation behind, displayed on the GitHub to boast about. Think of your users, clients and customers. What  they see first and judge your quality for, is your API design.

By using standard modern C++  one can achieve more usable API than ever before.  And without any stunt programming whatsoever. Consider this. Continue reading “Your API usability does matter. Use modern C++”

Why do grown-ups use C or C++?

Why do grown-ups use C or C++.  Let me start a mini series here.

Garbage Collection is a first problem with many “modern” and popular runtime environments and their programing languages relying on the one.

Java? C#? Perhaps not. For an detailed description of GC problems, please first read this:

http://www.dynatrace.com/en/javabook/impact-of-garbage-collection-on-performance.html

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