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All the latest Giopler news and opinions on timely topics.

Sampling Profilers Suck

I have been working on making C++ programs faster for a long time. Most of the popular profilers for this job use a method called "sampling" to measure how well a program is doing. I have used them a lot, so I know they are not perfect.

Icicle Lemonade Recipe

It is time to revise my reliable rule for estimating software projects. It served me well for many years. But it does not cover all important cases.

Giopler System Beta

Working on Giopler has been tough and rewarding. After over a year of very hard work, it is time for the Giopler website to launch. Welcome to Giopler!