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Best mobile games of 2015 (pictures)

Core algorithms deployed

To demonstrate the importance of algorithms (e.g. to students and professors who don't do theory or are even from entirely different fields) it is …

A Gentle Guide to Machine Learning

Machine Learning is a subfield within Artificial Intelligence that builds algorithms that allow computers to learn to perform tasks from data instead …

Doom3 is the proof that “keep it simple” works.

If you search on the web for the best C++ source code. The Doom3 source code is mentioned many times, with testimonials like this one.<p>I spent a bit …

What C++ compiler/linker does when using runtime DLL loading?

I would like to understand the DLL mechanism and what the compiler does when I loads the DLL at <i>run-time</i> (i.e. I will not use the generated …

Compilers

Lessons to learn from Oculus development team when using the “Modern C++” approach.

In the previous post about Doom3, we discovered that it was developed using the “C with Classes” approach. John Carmack is the main developer and it …

Top 5 Beautiful C++ std Algorithms Examples

Some time ago, I saw an inspiring talk from CppCon 2013: "C++ Seasoning" by Sean Parent. One of the main points of this presentation was <b>not to use</b> …

Stack Overflow

Direct3D Win32 Game Visual Studio template

For people new to DirectX development, MSDN provides numerous tutorials for writing Windows Store apps, Windows phone apps, and Universal apps which …

Effective Programming in C and C++ | Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Welcome!<p>This is one of over 2,200 courses on OCW. Find materials for this course in the pages linked along the left.<p><b>MIT OpenCourseWare</b> is a free & …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

Top 10 Best Free eBooks for Machine Learning

Share Email Comments<p>If you are an adventurous geek who always desires to learn more about Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, then you must start …

Facebook Veteran Ari Steinberg’s New Startup Vamo Taps Big Data To Book You Cheap And Easy Travel

Travel planning is a nightmare. So many moving parts cause decision paralysis and fear you’re getting gouged. That’s why 7-year Facebooker Ari Steinberg just raised $1.6 million for his new startup Vamo. It’s building what Ari calls “the holy grail for travel…a site where you can book a full …