Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Native-GUI distributed system in a tweet
If I've been a bit quiet recently it's not due to lack of progress, but rather the very opposite: so much progress in Objective-S ...
Monday, June 20, 2022
Blackbird: A reference architecture for local-first connected mobile apps
Wow, what a mouthful! Although this architecture has featured in a number of my other writings, I haven't really described it in detail...
Thursday, July 29, 2021
Glue Code is the Success Condition
My previous post titled Glue: the Dark Matter of Software may have given the impression that I see glue code as exclusively a problem. A...
Sunday, July 25, 2021
Deleting Code to Double the Performance of my Trivial Objective-S Tasks Backend
About two months ago, I showed a trivial tasks backend for a hypothetical ToDoMVC app. At the time, I noted that the performance was prett...
Saturday, July 24, 2021
Inserting 130M SQLite Rows per Minute...from a Scripting Language
The other week, I stumbled on the post Inserting One Billion Rows in SQLite Under A Minute , which was a funny coincidence, as I was just in...
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Don't Generate Glue...Exterminate!!
Today I saw the news of github's release of the "AI Autopilot". As far as I can tell, it's an impressive piece of engine...
Monday, June 28, 2021
Generating ARM Assembly: First Steps
Finally took the plunge to start generating ARM64 assembly. As expected, the actual coding was much easier than overcoming the barrier to j...
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