Daydreaming of Cotangents (Automatic Differentiation in Julia) [video]

Non-local, semantic compiler transformations such as Automatic Differentiation and certain Bayesian Inference algorithms pose particular challenges for dynam… Read more


Understand (a little) about TCP (Julia Evans)

This isn’t about understanding everything about TCP or reading through TCP/IP Illustrated. It’s about how a little bit of TCP knowledge is essential. Here’s why. When I was at the Recurse Center, I wrote a TCP stack in Python (and wrote about what happens... (more…)

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Julia is the hottest new language on Wall Street

Seven years ago, four individuals came together to create a fast and expressive programming language to compete with the likes of R, Matlab, Python and about three dozen other dynamic tools. Their work gave birth to the Julia programming language. Anthony...

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