Monthly Archives: June 2014

My technical article “Using C++ and COM with WinRT” is on Dr Dobb’s home page


Why C++ ? When your device has only 1 GB of RAM !

A new Windows 8.1 tablet has been announced at Computex and it will have a price point of $100. The device, built by Emdoor, has a quad-core Intel Z3735E ATOM processor, 1 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal storage, and an 8in 1280×800 IPS display. How to give a real experience on such devices. Extract from Herb Sutter (C++ and Beyond 2011).