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Podcast News and Updates

Posted on Thursday, May 12, 2022

Rob and Jason discuss various news articles, libraries and announcements.

News and Catching Up

Posted on Thursday, Aug 12, 2021

Rob and Jason talk about C++ news, upcoming conferences, tooling updates and a bit about the C++ projects they work on in their day jobs.

Performance Tuning

Posted on Thursday, Aug 5, 2021

Rob and Matt are joined by Denis Bakhvalov. They first talk about building Minesweeper in C++ with SFML and a paper on throughput prediction on intel microarchitectures. Then they talk to Denis about his blog, book and video series focusing on C++ performance, and his vision of the future tooling and techniques of writing performant C++ code.


Posted on Thursday, Jul 29, 2021

Rob and Jason are joined by Sean Parent and Dave Abrahams. They first talk to Dave about his history with C++, Boost and the Swift programming language. Then they talk with Sean and Dave about Adobe’s Software Technology Lab and their plans to focus on Concurrency in C++.

HPX and DLA Future

Posted on Thursday, Jul 22, 2021

Rob and Jason are joined by Hartmut Kaiser and Mikael Simberg. They first discuss some blog posts on returning multiple values from a function and C++ Ranges. Then they talk to Hartmut Kaiser and Mikael Simberg on the latest version of HPX, how easy it is to gain performance improvements with HPX, and DLA Futures, the Distributed Linear Algebra library built using HPX.

Improving Performance

Posted on Thursday, Jul 15, 2021

Rob and Jason are joined by Ivica Bogosavljevic from Johny’s Software Lab. They first talk about an open sourced 3d game engine and C++ documentation tools. Then they talk to Ivica Bogosavljevic from Johny’s Software Lab where he writes about methods to improve performance in C++ applications.

Posted on Thursday, Jul 8, 2021

Rob and Jason are joined by Damien Buhl and Yannic Staudt from They first talk about a new text encoding library and whether const should be the default for variables. Then they talk about, the Compiler-as-a-Service that understands C++ code and can build it without scripts.