From my personal experience with my tablet, and from the benchmarks and articles I've read, it always seems ARM processors, as seen in virtually all mobile devices, deliver incredible performance for ...
Does intel in it's current generation of processors provide any Direct Memory Access(DMA) controllers? If yes is it built into the chip? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Direct_memory_access
Ok, so I was reading through the AMD64 manuels and knowing that nop is really an xchg eax, eax, I looked at the xchg and found something interesting, that it seems a byte can be encoded into the ...
Ok, first let me get this straight: This is not about micro optimization. But, I know in bootloaders on the partition, a lot use the jmp short; nop coding. But it is to my understanding that the less ...