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Jan
14
answered Is it always a best practice to write a function for anything that needs to repeat twice?
Jan
7
answered Does using == in JavaScript ever make sense?
Nov
11
answered Should I pass in filenames to be opened, or open files?
Nov
4
answered Should a getter throw an exception if its object has invalid state?
Oct
25
answered Code that converts a value into a different representation, then converts it back to where it started is bad, but how?
Jul
9
answered Why is software OS specific?
Jul
4
answered Is fewer lines of code always better?
Jul
4
asked Demonstration of garbage collection being faster than manual memory management
Feb
7
asked Why are actual parameters called “arguments”?
Dec
20
asked Maintenance wise, is `else while` without intervening braces considered safe?
Aug
28
asked How do you name your personal libraries?
Aug
25
answered Does C# give you “less rope to hang yourself” than C++?
Aug
12
asked Should I put newlines before or after binary operators?
Mar
24
asked C++ 'using': Should I use it or should I avoid it?
Feb
29
asked Why does the stack grow downward?
Jan
26
answered Is it possible to learn maths via programming, or you should learn maths for programming?
Jan
1
answered Does it hurt to learn bits of many programming languages?
Dec
10
answered If your algorithm is correct, does it matter how long it took you to write it?
Dec
5
answered Is `catch(…) { throw; }` a bad practice?
Dec
3
answered What does C++ do better than D?