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5. Quick Overview of Julia language

algorithmsbook.com • 143 points

11. The Early Development of Programming Languages

bitsavers.trailing-edge.com • 73 points

13. The value of science

calteches.library.caltech.edu • 71 points

15. Sailor’s Chanties

jstor.org • 61 points

24. In Praise of Lectures

dpmms.cam.ac.uk • 29 points

26. Exploiting Mixed Binaries

cs.ucy.ac.cy • 21 points

30. Microcode-Level Calculator Simulation

nonpareil.brouhaha.com • 15 points

33. A Decade of Lattice Cryptography

web.eecs.umich.edu • 12 points

34. Building a Hacker Space

events.ccc.de • 11 points

42. The Doom III Network Architecture

fabiensanglard.net • 8 points

43. Elections Have Tax Consequences

assets.realclear.com • 7 points

45. B. Harvey's Intro to C

inst.eecs.berkeley.edu • 7 points