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The Practice archive provides access to all Practice articles published in past issues of Communications of the ACM.

September 2012


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A New Objective-C Runtime: From Research to Production

A New Objective-C Runtime

Backward compatibility always trumps new features.


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Software Needs Seatbelts and Airbags

Software Needs Seatbelts and Airbags

Finding and fixing bugs in deployed software is difficult and time-consuming. Here are some alternatives.


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All Your Database Are Belong To Us

All Your Database Are Belong To Us

In the big open world of the cloud, highly available distributed objects will rule.

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