This is an interactive educational tool to help better understand
the quicksort algorithm
as improved by Yaroslavskiy in 2009,
and subsequently included in the Java 7 sdk (in collaboration with Jon Bentley and Joshua Bloch).
Quicksort itself was first developed by
Tony Hoare in 1960.
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