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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


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revised Does craftsmanship pay off?
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revised How can I look at a GitHub repository and know what version of the code to download?
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revised How not to degenerate into only a programmer who stitches together APIs?
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revised What is “syntactic delegation”
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revised How to organize a one-man project?
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revised Career Prospects: Women at Management positions in Software
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revised How viable is a PhD in software security research?
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revised Are design patterns generally a force for good or bad?
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revised Handling out of hours support
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revised Objective Metrics for Software Quality
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revised What would be a good name of practices you don't (usually) learn at university?
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revised In MVC should a model handle validation?
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