Latest Episode

CppCon 2020 Wrapup

Posted on Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Jon Kalb. They talk about the first on-line CppCon conference and plans for the future.

Envoy Proxy

Posted on Thursday, Apr 30, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Matt Klein from Lyft. They first discuss an update to Microsoft’s Guidelines Support Library with changes to span. Then they talk to Matt Klein who dicusses Envoy Proxy and how it’s used in Cloud Native applications.

Postmodern C++ Revisited

Posted on Thursday, Apr 23, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Tony Van Eerd. They first discuss some conference news, including Microsoft’s upcoming Pure Virtual C++ Conference. Then Tony Van Eerd joins them to discuss his Postmodern C++ talk, and some of his work on the C++ standards committee.


Posted on Thursday, Apr 16, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Andrew Leaver-Fay from UNC and Jack Maguire from Menten AI. They first discuss a proposal to update both C and C++ and create a unified common core for the languages. Then they talk to Andrew and Jack about Rosetta, a C++ protein modeling library, it’s history being ported from Fortran and some of its use cases such as creating HIV vaccines.

Making Nu Languages

Posted on Thursday, Apr 9, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Jonathan Turner. They first discuss updates to {fmt} and SourceTrail. Then they talk to Jonathan Turner about some of the languages he’s worked on; including Chaiscript with Jason, Typescript at Microsoft and Rust at Mozilla. They then talk about his current project: NuShell.

Intro to Modules

Posted on Thursday, Apr 2, 2020

Rob and Jason are joined by Daniela Engert. They first discuss a blog post on a new static analyzer feature in GCC 10 and Jason’s plans to port the classic DOOM game to C++. Then Daniela gives Jason and Rob an introduction to Modules in C++20.