Category Tech

Understanding pipes in C

So, for my class in Parallel Programming, recently I had to use pipes to coordinate multiple forked processes in C. While perhaps it isn’t even practical to do this anymore with things like OpenMP and other multiprocess libraries, we had to do it nonetheless. So, what are pipes in C? According the linux docs, pipes […]

Apple Watch and iPhone 6

So like many, I watched the Apple Special Event and boy was I unimpressed. The iPhone 6 (and 6 Plus) essentially looks like a pimped out Samsung Galaxy, which it basically is. And the Apple Watch looks like the Galaxy Gear, but again, pimped out. I don’t know what happened to the originality that came […]