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I'm a programmer, working for Valve (http://www.valvesoftware.com/), focusing on optimization and reliability. Nothing's more fun than making code run 5x faster. Unless it's eliminating large numbers of bugs. I also unicycle. And play (ice) hockey. And juggle.

rss Posts by Bruce-Dawson

  1. More Adventures in Failing to Crash Properly ( Counting comments... )
  2. When Even Crashing Doesn’t Work ( Counting comments... )
  3. WPA–Xperf Trace Analysis Reimagined ( Counting comments... )
  4. In Praise of Idleness ( Counting comments... )
  5. That’s Not Normal–the Performance of Odd Floats ( Counting comments... )
  6. Xperf Wait Analysis–Finding Idle Time ( Counting comments... )
  7. Exceptional Floating Point ( Counting comments... )
  8. Floating-point complexities ( Counting comments... )
  9. Intermediate Floating-Point Precision ( Counting comments... )
  10. Float Precision–From Zero to 100+ Digits ( Counting comments... )
  11. Comparing Floating Point Numbers, 2012 Edition ( Counting comments... )
  12. Don’t Store That in a Float ( Counting comments... )
  13. Stupid Float Tricks ( Counting comments... )
  14. Tricks With the Floating-Point Format ( Counting comments... )
  15. Top Ten Technologies of 2011 ( Counting comments... )
  16. Increased Reliability Through More Crashes ( Counting comments... )
  17. A Tale of Two Call Stacks ( Counting comments... )
  18. Source Indexing is Underused Awesomeness ( Counting comments... )