Kopec Explains Software
Computing concepts simplified
4 months ago

#81 Is Software Getting Faster?

Yes, but it doesn't always feel that way.

Software runs on hardware. And of course, hardware has gotten faster over the past few decades by orders of magnitude. So, clearly our software is getting faster. But what do we mean by faster? And why doesn't it always "feel" like it's getting faster? In this episode we explore the underlying factors that sometimes make modern software feel slower, despite actually being faster.

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