Why Spinlocks Are Bad On iOS

Starting with what are Spinlocks how they work and when you should avoid them (usually). Although this is iOS specific the discussion is mostly relevant for all platforms.
http://engineering.postmates.com/Spinlocks-Considered-Harmful-On-iOS/

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