Sat 23 Oct 2021

A cool Rust optimization story

In this blog post, we will jump into one specific performance-critical piece of code that went through some fascinating changes over the years.

This piece of code is one of my favorite snippet to showcase the power of rustc / LLVM.

Source: A cool Rust optimization story, an article by Paul Masurel.

CSS Layers Tutorial: Real CSS Encapsulation

Just around the corner, a new feature is rearing its head and it's getting frontend developers excited. That feature is CSS layers. With layers, we'll finally be able to fully encapsulate our CSS for import. That means modules, scripts, or anything else imported into your projects can have CSS that is entirely separate from your own, putting to bed the age old problem of styles overriding each other. It will also let us be more agile with the CSS we add to our pages with custom import statements.

Source: CSS Layers Tutorial: Real CSS Encapsulation, an article by Johnny Simpson.

Paddington 2 (2017)

Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.

In the evening we watched Paddington 2. I liked the movie and give it a 7 out of 10.