The most evident feature in Lynch’s poem, in my opinion, is the continuous aggressive tone. The speaker demonstrates aggression towards “porcelain and plumbing,” towards the comments of an ex-wife, and towards the materialistic nature of the suburbs. 414 more words
Tags » Parallelism
That the “free lunch is over” may have become something of a cliche in the IT industry, but the fact is that lately, the increase in cycles per second has been mostly realized by adding more processing units rather than by other techniques. 1,238 more words
Similar to the row search, by-group aggregation is another perfect use case to demonstrate the power of split-and-conquer with parallelism.
In the example below, it is shown that the homebrew by-group aggregation with foreach pakage, albeit inefficiently coded, is still a lot faster than the summarize() function in Hmisc package. 78 more words
Hilda Doolittle transforms the standard image of a rose – crimped and cut, smelling of perfume, and with consistent crimson depth – into a deeply personal symbol, crafted by time and hardship. 339 more words