05 Oct 20
This post explores whether we can ever trust machine-learned models for critical things, such as flying an airplane, driving a car, or algorithmic stock market trading.
20 Aug 10
“I often hear a complaint that C++ code tends to be slow to compile, sometimes even taking overnight. Slow compiles were one of the motivations for exported templates, and are even listed as one of the reasons for the development of the Go language. It’s a real problem, and since I’m in the C++ compiler business I get asked about this.” (Walter Bright)