Monthly Archives: December 2013

Software: Thoughts on Reliability and Randomness

Overview Software Reliability and Randomness are slippery concepts that may be conceptually easy to understand, but hard to pin down. As programmers, we can write the equivalent of ‘hello world’ in dozens of languages on hundreds of platforms and once … Continue reading

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Site Maintenance

Due to some site cleanup / maintenance work, there will be no blog post this week.

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Android Systems Engineering: A Quick Look Under the Hood

Overview Most of us we have become comfortable with the understanding that Android is a very specialized and customized version of Linux. The resulting level of customization does however render the OS sufficiently different that most general purpose Linux Systems … Continue reading

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