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Former applied math grad student, current automated GUI tester.


Nov
27
reviewed Reject How to visualize code?
Nov
13
awarded  Popular Question
Nov
5
awarded  Custodian
Nov
5
reviewed Edit System Analyst vs Computer Programmer?
Nov
5
revised System Analyst vs Computer Programmer?
removed some bad text
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
17
comment Are Git branches, in fact, “homeomorphic endofunctors mapping submanifolds of a Hilbert space”?
+1 for discrete vs continuous reasoning to rule out why this statement is incorrect :)
Sep
16
comment Are Git branches, in fact, “homeomorphic endofunctors mapping submanifolds of a Hilbert space”?
As a git enthusiast and someone who has a Master's in applied mathematics, I suspect the answer is "No".
Sep
16
awarded  Yearling
Sep
12
comment php make dollar optional
-1 for asking "Why can't the language just change their syntax to suit someone's preference?"
Sep
8
awarded  Nice Question
Sep
4
accepted Is using Git Stash as a workflow an antipattern?
Sep
3
answered Proper Response to HTTP Request When Too Much Data is Requested
Sep
2
revised Is using Git Stash as a workflow an antipattern?
added 227 characters in body
Sep
2
comment Is using Git Stash as a workflow an antipattern?
@AlexG That's a valid point. I'm asking the question here to see if there's any "gotchas" people have found.
Sep
2
comment Beginning a sentence with a function name?
This is exactly why things like StackExchange allow for marking "code" as formated like this
Sep
2
asked Is using Git Stash as a workflow an antipattern?
Aug
18
comment In the days of modern computing, in 'typical business apps' - why does performance matter?
One other thing to keep in mind re algorithm choice: due to libraries and abstractions, a lot of algo choices have been made already for you or at least "under the hood". You should still know the implications of them on performance. And that performance does matter.
Jul
23
comment Can a closed-source programming language survive?
+1 but the title vs actual question is a bit misleading. Survival isn't the same as success.
Jun
20
comment Coded UI test Automation Technique
I think your question is way too broad as is. UI automation is a surprisingly large topic with many arguments for and against.