December 14, 2010 · 7:00 PM
Tampa Tribune Auditorium
Your Mac already has multiple CPU cores. Your iPhone will soon. Learn how to take advantage now with Grand Central Dispatch (available in iOS since 4.0). From introduction to advanced topics and performance benchmarks, find out everything you need to know to start using it effectively. You'll even discover how GCD makes it dead-simple to create thread-safe classes. Presentation will be given by Robbie Hanson of Voalte (who recently converted one of his open-source frameworks to GCD and saw a 200% performance improvement).