I recently asked some of my colleagues a question relating to the Kahan compensated summation algorithm and was greeted with blank stares and the question "What's that?" This caught me off guard as I had known about it for a few years. I can't remember how I found out about it, but I think that … Continue reading My computer can’t add (part 1)
Over the past few years, I have benefited greatly from other people's blogs, especially about computer programming, hardware, numerical analysis and 3D graphics. I am by no means as bright as those people, nor do I have their years of experience, but I do occasionally find unusual problems who's solutions I would like to share. … Continue reading An odyssey learning about programming, maths, etc.