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Delphi/Objective-C/C#/Ruby/Scala programmer by day, Lisper/Smalltalker by night.


May
8
comment Whatever happened to Pascal?
bwk's paper is very, very out of date (and was so at least 15 years ago). It's a nice bit of history, but it has no relevance to modern Pascals.
May
8
reviewed No Action Needed Preventing Web Users From Using Their Location Bar Within An App
May
7
reviewed Close How should I create lo-fi (non-interactive) UI prototypes?
May
3
reviewed Close Are there any well-known quantitative approaches to evaluate a particular design whether it satisfies or violates the SOLID design principles?
May
3
reviewed Close Is this solution RESTful and secure?
May
3
reviewed Close Keeping SQL Server DB Up to date in Team environment
May
3
reviewed Close Technology/Programming mailing lists How do you manage?
May
3
reviewed Close Is it possible to write a code without class methods, globals, and class variables?
May
3
reviewed Leave Open Is it a really required skill to program without API documentation?
May
3
reviewed Close How can I estimate how long a project will take?
May
2
reviewed Close Is it possible in C++ to define several methods at once?
May
2
reviewed Close Feature branches, beta branches, and scrapped features
Apr
26
awarded  Good Answer
Apr
19
comment What are the most impressive tricks an IDE could pull off with the code?
I was told once at work, "Friends don't let friends program without ReSharper."
Apr
18
revised Trying to code the points on a circle
One axis, two axes.
Apr
8
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
4
reviewed Close How can I teach a bright person, with no programming experience, how to program?
Apr
4
reviewed Leave Open Querystring Advanced Search where there are about 20 search fields
Apr
3
awarded  Enlightened
Mar
27
reviewed Close How does understanding computer architecture help a programmer?