Friday Videos: Going Native 2013

Going Native 2013 ended a few weeks ago, but the sessions live on in a series of videos on Channel 9. Don’t have time for all of them? Here are some of the most-viewed sessions: Bjarne Stroustrup, The Essence of C++: With Examples in C++84, C++98, C++11, and C++14 Andrei Alexandrescu, Writing Quick Code in… Read more

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 23 (June 4, 2011)

Read in this issue: Bing Maps Trip Optimizer Now Available on MSDN Developer Samples Channel 9: Stephan T Lavavej – Advanced STL, 5 of n The XML Parsing Article That Should (Not) Be Written! – CodeProject BUILDing a bright future – Somasegar’s WebLog InformIT: Moving from Java to C++: An Interview with Rogers Cadenhead DirectCompute… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 22 (May 28, 2011)

Read in this issue: Enforcing Correct Concurrent Access of Class Data DirectCompute Lecture Series 230: GPU Accelerated Physics InformIT: Top Ten Tips for Correct C++ Coding ACCU 2011: Michael Feathers On Our Ability To Do Much Mixed-mode scenario with tracking handles to value types CSyncCollection v1.09 Referential danger Why is my program terminating with exit… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 21 (May 21, 2011)

Read in this issue: ALM for C++ in Visual Studio vNext Provide Your Custom Class Name to your MFC Application InformIT: Telltale Signs of a Failed Software Project, Part I DirectCompute Lecture Series 210: GPU Optimizations and Performance ACCU 2011: John Lakos on Defensive Programming Check also our Twitter account (@visualc) for more useful resources!… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 17 (Apr 23, 2011)

Read in this issue: [Herb Sutter] Session Announcement: C++ and the GPU… and Beyond [Kate Gregory] Application Restart and Recovery on Windows 7 [Channel 9] Boris Jabes on Game Development and Other Demons [ConcRT blog] The Concurrency Runtime and Visual C++ 2010: Rvalue References [Anthony Williams] Picking Patterns for Parallel Programs (slides from ACCU 2011)… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 16 (Apr 16, 2011)

Read in this issue: FDIS Approved. What’s Next? A Base Class for Intrusively Reference-Counted Objects in C++ “Effective C++” in the C++0x (C++11) Age The Concurrency Runtime and Visual C++ 2010: The decltype Type Specifier MFC classes to encapsulate the Scintilla edit control C++0x Memory Model and Exceptional C++0x Push Framework for high performance server… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 12 (Mar 19, 2011)

Read in this issue: [Patterns and Practices] Parallel Programming with MS Visual C++ (online guidance) [CodeProject] 3-D Software Rendering Engine – Part I [Viva64] Lessons on Development of 64-bit Applications [Vlad Lazarenko] C++ Exception Handling and Performance [Channel 9] Kate Gregory on Being a Most Valuable Professional (MVP) [Intel] Free Speedup with Compiler Switches for… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 10 (Mar 5, 2011)

Read in this issue: Using Tasking to Scale Game Engine Systems C++/CLI IntelliSense in Visual Studio vNext JSON Spirit: A C++ JSON Parser/Generator Implemented with Boost Spirit Determining if a C++ type is convertible to another at compile time Windows 7 Recipe – Taskbar Single Instance Windows Embedded Compact 7 Evaluation Edition Tony Goodhew on… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 2 (Jan 8, 2011) Is Out

C++ MVP Kenny Kerr starts a new series on modern Windows development with C++0x. Intel features a highly parallel optimized crowd simulation technique. Get All-In-One: a code sample library for Microsoft development technologies. C++ MVP Kate Gregory shares a “lost+found” ISO technical report on C++ performance. And much, much more in the current issue of… Read more