Glooscap Software – After taking a short break for CodeRage, Embarcadero has announced their next series of Developer Skill Sprints. These are short, bite sized tutorials, each focused on a specific feature or topic. There is a new sprint scheduled for every Tuesday between tomorrow (November 4th) and the end of the ...
The Programming Works – TForge 0.67 adds SHA-256 algorithm BASM optimization (applies also to SHA-224 which is based on SHA-256). Now the library contains BASM-optimized implementations of MD5, SHA1, SHA224 and SHA256 algorithms for Win32 and Win64 platforms. Here are some benchmarks; I measured the time required to hash ...