Olive is making rapid progress and users are already producing videos with it, but it’s still currently in alpha meaning it is incomplete and not fully stable. Regardless we invite you to download the latest build and try it out for yourself.
A quine is a program which takes no input and produces a copy of its own source code as its only output. This one also plays snake over its own source code! I can’t fathom how much thought went into this. Also trial and error. LOTS of trial and error. Super cool.
I recently ported some math code from C++ to Rust in an attempt to do a cool thing with Doom. Here is my story.
Buckle up, because this a #longread. However, it’s worth it because you will be entertained while wading through the mucky-muck of solving what sounds like a simple problem (but isn’t): I have some shapes. I want to find their intersection. Who knows, you might even learn some Rust along the way…
Start off your Monday by working on your Tetris skills right inside your terminal.
The Windows Calculator app is a modern Windows app written in C++ that ships pre-installed with Windows. The app provides standard, scientific, and programmer calculator functionality, as well as a set of converters between various units of measurement and currencies.
It’s like Microsoft is just teasing us at this point. How long before they open source Windows itself?!
What does it mean to learn C++ these days with the rise of newer systems programming languages like Go, Rust etc? Even if you aren’t looking to use C++, it might act as a tool to better understand other languages. This is an experience report about what C++ teaches and problems faced on the journey.
I was displeased with the selection of cross-platform image viewers, so I made my own. It stays out of your way but has all the functionality you need in the context menu. It’s fast, simple, and easy to use.
Qt-based and available for Windows, macOS, and Linxu.
a fully-functional C++ library to automatically synthesize high-performance machine learning kernels using Halide, ISL and NVRTC or LLVM
Published by Facebook Research. Framework agnostic, to boot. 👌