This is a great diagram from Anandtech (https://anandtech.com/show/16805/amd-threadripper-pro-review-an-upgrade-over-regular-threadripper/10). It uses color to show the relative cost of communicating between any two cores of a 64-core Threadripper. The physical layout of chips is becoming increasingly important to performance-oriented programming!
One of my favorite design tricks from Valve and the Source Engine is "displacement surfaces": they first build the level as a square, and then bend it into shape to seem more organic. Remember that climatic helicopter boss in Half-Life 2? Here's the arena, and how it was made!
did i do this right
Thanks to Windows 11, people are scalping TPM2.0 modules as well now.
$24.90 ➡ $99.90 in just 12 hours
My 2-year-old daughter's favorite stuffed animal, "Meow-Meow," is a critical service in my house, so I run a highly available three-node Meow-Meow cluster.
Here's how it works:
1. Three observer processes monitor the current Meow-Meow leader (wife, oldest daughter, and me)
Тоже такое раньше снилось… не представляю как можно это объяснить
Место из снов
What happens when there are competing smartphone app stores? China is a case study. 700m+ Androids without Google services. Result: complexity… and higher commissions.
Это новый эстонский паспорт.
Невероятно красивый, правда?
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