Common goals bring us closer together whereas individual goals drive division.
With my experience in IT, it’s more surprising that such a massive attack took so long to happen.
Recently I went to a session given by Maarten Balliauw about memory management. In that talk, he mentioned the effect boxing and unboxing has on performance. He also talked about how a lot of strings can affect memory management. This got me thinking on the impact of boxing and unboxing when I format strings. What kind of impact does it have?