General

BOOK:Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture
BOOK:The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master
IETF RFC Page - Request for Comments

C/C++



x86

Sandpile.org - x86 technical resource
x86 FAQ
cpuid.com
Extensions to the x86 architecture
CPU-Z - identifies system hardware

Linux

A Quick Cost Analysis of Qt vs GTK

win32

Porting to .NET: Style at the sake of speed?

PowerBuilder