Differences between switch and if at the IL level, continued

After I posted my first video about switch and if statement performance, I received some constructive criticism suggesting I may have oversimplified the problem. They’re right. I did. I presented a trivial case that was going to perform about the same regardless of the scenario. I decided to try this experiment again. This time, I […]

Windows 7 End-of-Life is Near. What Does That Mean?

You may have heard that as of January 14, 2020, Windows 7 will no longer be supported by Microsoft. But what does that mean? I’ve had a lot of friends and family ask, “what should I do?” It’s an interesting question because it depends on a few factors. First, let’s talk about what “End-of-Life” means […]

The Minty Amp – My First Altoids Tin Project

My life is filled with embedded computers and tiny components, and I love it. I’ve always had an affinity for underpowered equipment. The limitations force you to become creative. I love working with multi-processor computers, don’t get me wrong. But there is something that fuels my creative drive something fierce when I work with embedded […]