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I am a programmer looking to become a better programmer. I am British.

You can't have software without FTW!

Contact me @MellenTheNerd


Aug
1
comment Is OOP hard because it is not natural?
@Calmarius why would you make programming easier for computers? That's just silly. It's humans who have to do the harder work.
Jun
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May
25
awarded  Nice Answer
May
18
comment Can neural network discover rng patterns
We have sites that might be more apt to ask this on: Cross Validated and Cognitive Sciences, depending on how you phrase it.
Apr
21
revised How not to degenerate into only a programmer who stitches together APIs?
removed some superfluous words
Apr
5
awarded  Good Answer
Jan
21
answered How is Python used in the real world?
Nov
29
revised Should security restrictions cause a service to return null or throw an exception?
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Nov
19
comment How can I permute pairs across a set?
does this blog post help at all? Generating a list of all the possible combinations lists of length n
Nov
14
awarded  Good Answer
Nov
1
revised What is “syntactic delegation”
added context
Oct
30
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Oct
16
awarded  Nice Answer
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11
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1
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Aug
27
comment What is meant by a senior (insert language here) developer?
3 years experience is not senior, IMO
Aug
3
revised Proxying the multitons
edited tags
Aug
3
revised How to organize a one-man project?
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Aug
3
revised Career Prospects: Women at Management positions in Software
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