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Developer at Stack Exchange, working on the Q&A engine that powers our sites.

Formerly a community manager and elected moderator on Stack Overflow/Programmers Stack Exchange. I like cats, computers, and video games... pretty much in that order.

Email me and tell me something interesting: anna@stackexchange.com.

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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Brittle unit tests due to need for excessive mocking
Dec
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Decrementing/Incrementing loop variable inside for loop. Is this code smell?
Nov
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Is it best to try to work at a company where your software directly makes the company money?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Bluetooth push application
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Who should participate in time estimation?
May
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to prevent piracy on software which is sold online?
Mar
12
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Establish/meet deadlines when I am constantly working with unfamiliar platforms and frameworks
Jan
23
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What is the name of ** in python?
Jan
11
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How should I handle application settings in C#?
Jan
8
reviewed Approve suggested edit on ORM Tools and advantages of circular references in entities
Jan
8
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What are the relative advantages of dictionaries versus databases?
Jan
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Best way to get programmers to ask for help when they get stuck
Dec
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on What is the required background to apply Machine Learning to Finance?
Dec
27
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Looking for a distributed locking pattern
Dec
23
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Should we quit trying to do agile if QA takes 12 weeks?
Dec
23
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Would you rather make private stuff internal/public for tests, or use some kind of hack like PrivateObject?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to retain student/intern programmers?
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17
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What's an expat XML parser?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Does Microsoft have a free version of Visual Studio?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Using IIS as a server for non-http server