Modern C++ Features

Contrary to Sunday’s orchestrated April Fool’s posts, raw pointers are not going anywhere. However, there are some things in those posts that are based on reality. I’ll go into a […]

There’s some great news coming from the C++ standards committee: Raw pointers are gone – or rather will be in C++20.

Final Classes

A few days ago, a colleague asked me if it was wise to make every class a final class. Here is a more sophisticated answer than I could give at […]

Last year, I have written about constexpr and compile time constants in general. Last week, the Draft International Standard for C++17 has been sent to its ballot. Time to provide […]

This week I exchange guest posts with Jonathan Müller about accessing tuple elements. Jonathan is a CS student passionate about C++. He’s working on various C++ projects like memory, an […]

Lambda Overdose

Lambdas are a nice recent addition to C++. They are cool, they are hip, and they tend to be overused and misused.