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bio website preetsangha.blogspot.com
location Auckland, New Zealand
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seen Mar 27 at 4:13

I'm a engineer who loves to solve real meaty problems - the ones where you usually end up frying your brains doing so.

I'm also available for consultancy - please feel free to check me out on careers or email me directly on preetsangha@gmail.com


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awarded  Informed
Aug
19
awarded  Yearling
Jun
8
revised Should I use webKit or is there a better technology to make a browser in Windows
Made title less likely to make people close it
Jun
8
suggested suggested edit on Should I use webKit or is there a better technology to make a browser in Windows
Feb
19
awarded  Caucus
Jan
4
revised What is a 'Null Terminated String' ?
made more readable
Jan
4
suggested suggested edit on What is a 'Null Terminated String' ?
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awarded  Citizen Patrol
Oct
25
comment How do operating systems… run… without having an OS to run in?
+1 I think this is the best answer. In terms of abstractions I think your're nailing it at the right levels.
Aug
12
answered How do these hotshot developers keep changing their technology base?
Aug
6
answered What is the best way to learn how to develop drivers?
May
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comment Stuck due to “knowing too much”
Tests help define the scope and purview of the item. Whether you use TDD or another way, the idea of definging tests and then implementing until those tests are satisfied is what think @Graham is saying here.
Apr
2
comment Must developers understand the business domain or should the specification be sufficient?
Hidden rules - I find they are the norm rather than the exception.
Sep
28
awarded  Yearling
Sep
6
revised Is the potential performance hit from LINQ worth it for improved readability?
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Sep
6
comment Is the potential performance hit from LINQ worth it for improved readability?
Editing answer to put small in context
Aug
29
comment Is the potential performance hit from LINQ worth it for improved readability?
@gbj - sure just email me and I'll have a look
Aug
28
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
28
revised Is the potential performance hit from LINQ worth it for improved readability?
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Aug
28
answered Is the potential performance hit from LINQ worth it for improved readability?