Eponymous Coward writes "Evernote, the cloud connected, multiplatform notepad application, dumped their .Net codebase and started over using C++. The result is an application that consumes far less memory, works on more hardware, and is much faster. Win, win, win!"Link to Original Source
Eponymous Coward writes "Tonight at 10:35 — 10:45 pm (in the UK), Derren Brown will predict the lottery numbers before the drawing. Wonder how he can do this? Well, you won't be in the dark for long as he will explain all on Friday.
Still, speculation is fun. Any guesses on how he does it?"Link to Original Source
Eponymous Coward writes "There's a lot of (mis)information out there around high fructose corn syrup (HFCS). In this article Sandy Szwarc discusses sugars and why the fear of HFCS isn't rational."Link to Original Source