*bart simpson at the blackboard voice*: we don't need better hardware, we need more efficient software, we don't need better hardware, we need more efficient software, we...

@djsundog Probably related: Even C isn’t as “close to the metal” like it used to be because no one understands the actual hardware. It’s all too complex, too proprietary, and everyone has too little time before the release cycle ends

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@cypnk Choose simpler microprocessors. I agree the programming model has been voluntarily complexified to the maximum extend, meaning, the Empire doesn't want you to code in assembly language anymore. They prefer that you be dependant on compilers, leaving more opportunities for the Empire to plant backdoors.

FUCK THE EMPIRE

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