The Stack and the Heap – the C++ Way or the C# Way?

Last week, in our article about “How Not to Code”, we mentioned in passing concepts of the frame, also called the stack, and the heap.  I’m not sure if the stack and the heap are supposed to be philosophies of … Read More

64-bit Musings. 32-bit, 64-bit – Who Still Rules The Roost?

Most new computers have the capability of running 64-bit operating systems and so we are starting to see a lot more of them. The principal difference between a 32-bit system and a 64-bit system is what is called the “word … Read More