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This article will take you into the world of scientific programming — from simple numerical computations to some complex mathematical models and simulations. We …

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It is common to see software projects fail. One important cause is ‘design and code rot’. In this article, let’s try understanding the causes, …

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It is a well-known fact that the C language is closely related to many programming languages. This article discusses the Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) …

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Welcome to CodeSport! We will continue the discussion that began last month about software transactional memory. The main difference between traditional lock-based synchronisation and …

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Welcome to CodeSport. This month, we feature a medley of questions about operating systems, computer architecture and algorithms. Last month’s column featured three questions …

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[The Joy of Programming] Can typing mistakes (typos) cause bugs? Yes, they can! We’ll look at some common C programming mistakes in this column.

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[The Joy of Programming] Most programmers don’t understand the meaning and significance of the ‘volatile’ keyword. So let’s explore that in this month’s Joy of Programming.

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As programmers, we know that almost any software that we use (or write!) has bugs. What we might not be aware of is that …

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This month we take a quick look at the problem of finding out whether a given binary tree is in fact a binary search tree. We then discuss the problem of finding the maximum and minimum in a binary search tree.

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In this month’s column, we’ll explore the best lower bounds of algorithms to determine whether a given graph is connected or not. We will then discuss the problem of finding the minimum element in a circular sorted linked list, given an arbitrary pointer into the list.