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Jun
20
answered Should a software developer get a yearly equipment budget?
Jun
10
comment Why don't browsers support haml and sass?
There's a lot of reasons, but backward compatibility is a big one.
Jun
10
comment rails fake data, considering switch from faker to forgery, any advantages or pitfalls?
Did you click the link? >_>
Jun
9
answered rails fake data, considering switch from faker to forgery, any advantages or pitfalls?
May
26
answered When to do code reviews when doing continuous integration?
May
18
awarded  Popular Question
May
18
comment Stick with custom or migrate to CMS?
I really don't want to start a holy war, but how can you advise for Django and against Rails?
Mar
28
comment Recommendable reads about programming history?
+1 I loved this book.
Mar
27
comment How does one pronounce “cron” as in “cron job”?
I was about to say, in what accents do 'drawn' and 'gone' sound the same...
Mar
24
awarded  Pundit
Mar
23
comment Dealing with the customer / developer culture mismatch on an agile project
Wow, you have clients that would actually avoid technical debt? Most of the ones I've had would go '$100, yeah I'll take that one'.
Mar
9
answered Why is it suggested stories be sized to 2-3 days?
Feb
24
comment How do I explain a “Hello World” program for beginners?
@David Thornley: Like I said, I'll probably get it wrong :p
Feb
22
awarded  Civic Duty
Feb
21
comment How do I explain a “Hello World” program for beginners?
I remember being taught something similar when learning C.... (I'm probably going to get this wrong but) the whole void main(int argc, char **argv) thing... was taught at the time that it was magic and to just use it for now... several months later we learnt what it actually did.
Feb
1
comment Where can I get some sample text?
@Yannis Rizos oh theyre pretty...
Jan
28
comment What alternatives are there to using HTML/CSS layouts for websites?
HAML and SASS compile down to HTML and CSS, so I'm not sure they're valid options here.
Jan
16
answered How do you manage your knowledge base?
Jan
16
awarded  Yearling
Jan
12
comment Are developers/programmers becoming a commodity in the IT world?
+1 for the reference to entertainment and sports. So true.