Monthly Archives: September 2006

Do Pigs Fly Yet?


Back in 1999, I wrote about a C++ optimization technique called Return Value Optimization. My summary was: … in some rosy future years away, return value optimization will be in the hands of compiler writers where it should be, and we … Continue reading

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Sam I Am


Some things you should know about me:   My professional goal is simple: to make the lives of game programmers better. The creation of the C++ language is one of the top ten most incredible human achievements ever. Although C++ is … Continue reading

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My First Time


I’ve set a few important principles for this blog:   Discuss things I know about and care about: C++, game development, optimization techniques, security and networking. Help educate programmers in general and game developers specifically. Post regularly. My goal is once … Continue reading

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