There is a long discussion talking about the advantages of Procedural Programming vs. the advantages of Object Oriented Programming.
By now, many of you have heard of Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions (Intel® TSX).
Tim Mattson (Intel) has authored an extensive series of excellent videos as in introduction to OpenMP*.
Intel MKL 11.3 has introduced Intel TBB support.
This year marks the tenth anniversary of Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB).