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The Most Popular Programming & Compiler News Of 2015

This year saw the release of GCC 5, many new features to LLVM Clang, the release of PHP 7, Rust 1.0 was released, Apple open-sourced their new Swift programming language, Microsoft has been pushing .NET in the open, and many other exciting advancements for open-source compilers and programming languages.

31 December 2015 - Compilers - Add A Comment
Zapcc Is Showing Compile Times Even Faster Than LLVM Clang

The Zapcc compiler stack is proving to be faster than LLVM/Clang at compiling C++ codes, which in turn is much faster already than GCC. The performance of the generated binaries from this LLVM-based compiler stack is on-par with what's offered by Clang.

6 December 2015 - Zapcc vs. Clang Benchmarks - 19 Comments
GPUCC: Google's Open-Source CUDA Compiler

Last month I wrote about how Google has been working on CUDA compiler optimizations in LLVM and they were claiming to achieve results where their open-source compiler work was generating better code than NVIDIA's own NVCC compiler. More details are now available.

16 November 2015 - GPUCC Compiler - 8 Comments

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