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Oct
10
revised Exceptions: Why throw early? Why catch late?
Copyedit for grammar and readability. I was a little unclear on "user prompt" concept -- please revise or rollback if I misinterpreted.
Oct
10
revised Exceptions: Why throw early? Why catch late?
Good question that will be featured at Ars Techinca this weekend. Some quick copyediting for readability and flow.
Oct
10
suggested suggested edit on Exceptions: Why throw early? Why catch late?
Oct
10
suggested suggested edit on Exceptions: Why throw early? Why catch late?
Oct
3
revised Why is software OS specific?
Great answer that will be re-published by Ars Technica this weekend. I edited your SO links to make them your "share links".
Oct
3
suggested suggested edit on Why is software OS specific?
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
19
revised Is my work on a developer test being taken advantage of?
Great question that will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. I cleaned it up a bit for flow and grammar.
Sep
19
suggested suggested edit on Is my work on a developer test being taken advantage of?
Sep
12
revised What should I do when I've already waited too long between commits?
Added OP's "share URL" so he gets some referral badge juice. Also a quick copyedit. This question will be featured at Ars Technica this week.
Sep
12
suggested suggested edit on What should I do when I've already waited too long between commits?
Sep
3
revised Is it a bad idea to return different data types from a single function in a dynamically typed language?
Clarifying actual question in question title
Sep
3
suggested suggested edit on Is it a bad idea to return different data types from a single function in a dynamically typed language?
Aug
29
revised Is there a benefit in compiling your code as you go along?
Great answer @oded. This question will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. Copyedited for minor grammar bugs
Aug
29
suggested suggested edit on Is there a benefit in compiling your code as you go along?
Aug
22
revised Started wrong with a project. Should I start over?
Great answer that will be featured at Ars Technica. Copyedited for flow and grammar. Also excised paragraph whose meaning was kinda ambiguous. I didn't understand it and didn't think it added to the excellent advice already there.
Aug
22
suggested suggested edit on Started wrong with a project. Should I start over?
Aug
22
revised Started wrong with a project. Should I start over?
Amazing question that will be featured at Ars Technica. A quick copyedit for flow and grammar.
Aug
22
suggested suggested edit on Started wrong with a project. Should I start over?
Aug
8
revised Why is it hard to make a Java program 'appear native'?
Great answer that will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. Small copyedit for flow.