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Under appreciated facts:

* Context switching is very expensive for computers. It causes them to synchronize their CPU caches to main memory

* Context switching is very expensive for humans. It causes them to empty their mental cache

@codesections Very much this :) I'm a very serial person, when I switch tasks, none of them work out well :p I kind of have the feeling my mind is JIT compiled, and it has to warm up before it's running smoothly :p

@codesections shout-out to the TMS-990(0), which was specifically designed for fast context switching, involving only one register write
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