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I work at a small mechanical engineering company, where I develop software and image processing algorithms for camera-based inspection machines.


Jul
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comment Why do some functional programming languages use a space for function application?
A few non-FP languages that allow function calls without parenthesis: Ruby, Visual Basic, Powershell
Jun
24
comment Is there a benefit in compiling your code as you go along?
On the other hand, compiling breaks my flow. It's often more important to get the high-level structure of the code right than catching every little syntax error.
May
23
comment Conception and design before coding: how much is this true?
+1. Don't know why this was downvoted. "Build one to throw it away" is a classic Fred Brooks advice.
May
11
comment How are the skills used in typical interview questions applied in the real job?
Possible duplicate: programmers.stackexchange.com/questions/102041/…
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Sep
14
comment Is there a constant for “end of time”?
I think the Mayan calender has an "end of time" constant = 2012-12-21 ;-)
Sep
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