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

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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
awarded  Populist
Oct
16
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
11
awarded  Yearling
Sep
1
awarded  Analytical
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
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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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Aug
3
revised Are design patterns generally a force for good or bad?
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Aug
3
revised Handling out of hours support
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Aug
3
revised Objective Metrics for Software Quality
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Aug
3
revised In MVC should a model handle validation?
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Aug
3
revised How to outsource a pet project?
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Jul
21
revised How to fail an interview?
no need to tell people what they already know
Jul
20
comment Refactoring into lots of methods - is this considered clean or not?
100 lines of code does not mean that the method or function is doing to much, it is an indicator. A pretty good indicator, but still not definitive.
Jul
14
comment How to know if two images are the same?
I think this question will answer yours: programmers.stackexchange.com/questions/47347/…