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I believe the reason is due to the way Rust handles memory it forces you to write self-referenced data structures (like a tree) without using pointers but using handles. Thus this achieves a lot better data locality which is really important for performance.

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I was finally able to write a Rust program that is 165 times faster than the C equivalent. It builds an AVL tree from a stream of 10,000 integers and then does an in-order traversal. Just a fancy way to sort a list.

This is huge. Russia’s unelected government is afraid of communications it can’t monitor, so it tries to shut down Telegram. Telegram moves to AWS and Google Cloud. Russia BLOCKS both services.

Almost nothing works in Russia’s internet right now. Banks, shopping, small business. … #nextcloud

I'm very confused after reading What is the relationship between password free systems and phishing?

And remember, the more factors the better. Raplacing passwords with devices is just replacing something I know with something I have. It's just different attack vectors.

Listening the Mellon Collie and Infinite Sadness by Smashin Pumpkins while I hold my daughter and try to make her sleep.

Definitely not the same feelings I had when I first listen to this music 23 years ago.

This talk is truly incredible:

It's about how computer chips are made and it's from 6 years ago!


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