The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 24 (June 11, 2011)

Read in this issue: Modern Native C++ Development for Maximum Productivity | Tech·Ed North America 2011 High Performance GPU-Accelerated Games and Technical Applications | PDC 2010 C++ Design Patterns Legend Joins the Visual Studio Team InformIT: A Few Pedagogical Insights about C++ Teaching: Public Data Members Benign Data Races « Corensic Skills Matter : ACCU… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 8 (Feb 19, 2011)

Read in this issue: Win32++: A Simple Alternative to MFC How do you build a community of users that give high quality comments on a website? What’s so cool about Boost.MPI? W00t W00t Nix Nix! Concurrency Runtime (CRT): The Resource Manager CPU Caches and Why You Care shared_ptr – Advanced STL, Part 1 MFCSensor v1.01… Read more

Herb Sutter: “Coding, like Speaking a Language, Implies that You Think in that Language”

Erik Meijer –host of the “Expert to Expert” series in Channel 9- interviews Herb Sutter -an Architect on the VC++ team and chair of the C++ Standards Committee. In this thought-provoking talk, Herb and Erik cover generic programming, function objects, lambdas, futures and argument passing by value vs. by reference, among other topics. This talk… Read more