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Apr
21
asked Is there a name for the concept of a hierarchy of many short methods in a class
Apr
19
comment Why does the Java collections APIs not have a last method?
@Peter urgh the only thing worse than not implementing getLast() is implementing it with a hack like get(-1).
Apr
19
comment Why does the Java collections APIs not have a last method?
The question specifically said ordered collections.
Apr
19
answered Why does the Java collections APIs not have a last method?
Apr
13
answered How will closures in Java impact the Java Community?
Apr
13
revised When, if ever, can code standards be ignored?
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13
revised When, if ever, can code standards be ignored?
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Apr
13
answered When, if ever, can code standards be ignored?
Apr
8
comment How to deal with IDE Addon creep?
why not just install them as you need them to start with?
Apr
4
comment Is it fair to charge again for checking why my code not working on client's server?
sounds like he paid you to convert his menu, but your work only converted your menu.
Apr
4
comment How do you convince management to “invest” in unit tests?
Just having them locally doesn't work well in a team environment with a shared code base, other people will keep breaking your tests with their changes.
Apr
4
comment What is the etymology of the phrase “Source Code”?
@FrustratedWithFormsDesigner I never said source code is directly machine understandable. I said it will be encoded to machine understandable instructions.
Apr
4
answered is it Ok to have a time for familialization of technology and tools once a project starts
Apr
3
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
1
revised What is the etymology of the phrase “Source Code”?
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Apr
1
revised Do Programmers sometimes intentionally over complicate code?
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Apr
1
answered Do Programmers sometimes intentionally over complicate code?
Apr
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comment What is the etymology of the phrase “Source Code”?
@FrustratedWithFormsDesigner added it to the answer.
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Apr
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comment What is the etymology of the phrase “Source Code”?
@reinierpost well said, updated the answer again.