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Programming Topics and Overload Journal #136 - December 2016

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The MirAL Story
Description : The X-Windows system is all-pervasive but struggles with security and performance graphics. Alan Griffiths introduces Mir Abstraction Layer to deal with these issues.

Overloading with Concepts
Description : Concepts can play a role in function overloading. Andrew Sutton shows us how.

Ultra-fast Serialization of C++ Objects
Description : Serialising and de-serialising is a common problem. Sergey Ignatchenko and Dmytro Ivanchykhin demonstrate one way to do this quickly.

Modern C++ Features: User-Defined Literals
Description : User-defined literals were introduced in C++11. Arne Mertz walks us through their use.

Python Streams vs Unix Pipes
Description : Dealing with an infinite sequence requires some thought. Thomas Guest presents various ways to approach such a problem.

Hello World in Go
Description : Go provides a way to write efficient concurrent programs in a C-like language. Eleanor McHugh shares a "Hello, world!" tutorial.

Description : One JavaScript module was removed and every Node.js build was knocked for six. Chris Oldwood fictionalises the tale.