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Very senior embedded real-time systems programmer (Texas law is very picky about the use of the term "engineer"), unsuccessful candidate for U.S. Congress, and unreconstructed Cold Warrior.

Nov
20
answered How to solicit new product recommendations from existing clients?
Nov
12
answered Why in cyclomatic complexity we add 1 for operators within a condition?
Nov
6
answered How to deal with clients that only gives you huge flow of “how to do this”, but can't say “what and why” they need?
Sep
30
answered Comparing doubles
Aug
8
answered How to parse different number types with LALR(1)
Jul
30
answered Which language introduced the idea of private (hidden) variables?
Jul
28
answered What is the ideal length of a method?
Jul
14
answered Parsing mathematical expressions with two values that have parentheses and minus signs
Jul
7
answered Full signed part of two complement long
Jul
3
answered Is it a good idea to return a default value if a field in a query cannot be found?
Jun
17
answered How to define different names for the same type and have the compiler check them?
Jun
8
answered How can you predict the time it will take for two processes in two different machines in a cluster to communicate?
Jun
3
answered Does anyone still use logic analyzers for debugging real time systems?
Jun
3
answered Are there advantages for using recursion over iteration - other than sometimes readability and elegance?
May
30
answered Which is more expensive multiple conditional branches or multiple relational expression in a single condition?
May
14
answered Is lack of whitespace a sign of a cargo cult programmer?
May
11
answered Standardized Programming Languages
May
10
answered Do commercial statistical calculators calculate with a high degree of arbitrary precision or just floating point precision?
May
6
answered Is there a metric that can be equated to complexity in laymens terms?
Apr
13
answered Is byte stuffing required when using a packet field length