John Nolan on the State of Hardware Acceleration with GPUs/FPGAs, Parallel Algorithm Design

Interview with John Nolan on  Jan 19, 2012 1

John Nolan shows the state of hardware acceleration with GPUs and FPGAs, why it's hard to write efficient code for them, and why to favor polymorphism over if statements for performance.

IDE's and Developer tools, current state and future

Interview with Hadi Hariri on  Jan 13, 2012 1

Software developers spend a lot of their time working in an IDE or editor. JetBrains Tool Evangelist Hadi Hariri talking about expanding IDE offerings, Jetbrains Open-Source experiences and community contributions, Objective-C and dynamic language IDE's, tool integration and a sneak preview into the future of software development.

Hardware friendly, high performance Java-Applications

Interview with Martin Thompson David Farley on  Jan 05, 2012

Martin Thompson and David Farley discuss how to use the scientific method to create high performance systems by measuring performance and adapting the implementation to approach the limits of current hardware. The disruptor architecture is an open sourced result of their work at low-latency, high throughput systems for the retail trading platform of LMAX Ltd.

Mike Lee and Brian LeRoux on Mobile Development, Patents, Cross Platform UIs

Interview with Mike Lee Brian LeRoux on  Dec 22, 2011

Mike Lee and Brian LeRoux discuss how patents affect app developers and approaches to keep away patent trolls. Also: when to choose native GUIs over web GUIs for mobile apps - and when not.