Here are some useful links that I'll be alluding to in my presentation in Concord this week.

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The Future of C++ (Herb Sutter at Build 2013)
C++/CX Best Practices (Sridhar Madhugiri at Build 2013)
Native Code Performance and Memory (Eric Brumer at Build 2013)
Core C++ (Stephan T. Lavavej onChannel 9)
 
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