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2021-03-12
While there are min-Heaps and max-Heaps there are also min-max-heaps.
2020-11-25
Although they're resource-efficient, Green threads are named after their designers: the Green Team at Sun.
2020-10-13
While CAP imposes a trade off between consistency and availability during a partition, PACELC describes the base state as a trade off between consistency and latency.
2020-10-08
There is no consensus without timeouts.
2020-10-05
You can write a CPU using an HDL which then can be synthesized into a integrated circuit.
2020-10-05
There is an almost always division free algorithm to uniformly sample random integers from an interval.
2020-09-30
A k-d tree is a great data structure for searching in multiple dimensions.
2020-09-28
Distributed consistency is easy when the problem is monotonic.