Source: Mandela’s Library of Alexandria
The Internet-in-a-Box allows people in remote areas without internet to access information wirelessly from a box customized with free content.
Source: Eytzinger Binary Search
This tutorial describes how to perform an efficient binary search using Eytzinger binary search, which rearranges elements of a sorted array in a cache-friendly way. The implementation is only 15 lines of code while offering 4-5x speedup over std::lower_bound.
This post discusses the different ranks of professors and the structure of academia in the American university system, with a focus on non-tenure track (NTT) faculty who are the majority of teaching staff but often unknown to students. The author, who is an NTT faculty member, aims to shed light on the complex bureaucratic structures of Big State Universities and the challenges faced by NTT staff.