Is Rust a Functional Language in Disguise?

This is something I’ve been asking myself while learning Rust. Yes, I know that this sounds like a weird question to ask as it’s no secret that Rust has huge influence from the functional programmi… Read more

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An Intern’s Experience with Rust

Over the course of my internship at the Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC), I worked on the safe systems programming languages (SSPL) team to promote safer languages for systems programming where runtime overhead is important, as outlined in this b... (more…)

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Zero-Cost Abstractions in Rust

Last week, Ibrahim Dursun published an article about zero-cost abstractions in Rust. Unfortunately, except for a subpart of the article, this article did not reflect, in my own opinion, correctly what are zero-cost abstractions. (more…)

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Porting k-d forests to Rust

I recently decided to give a serious go to learning Rust. As my first non-toy project, I decided to port an old piece of code I'd been wanting to dust off anyway: k-d forests. The basic premise of it is to generate images with every possible 8-bit RGB c... (more…)

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