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Apr
11
revised Why should passwords be encrypted if they are being stored in a secure database?
I think that was a typo, wasn't it?
Apr
11
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Apr
4
revised Can commented-out code be valuable documentation?
This question will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. Quick copyedit for clarification.
Apr
4
revised Can commented-out code be valuable documentation?
Great answer that will be featured at Ars Technica. A quick copyedit for clarity.
Apr
4
suggested suggested edit on Can commented-out code be valuable documentation?
Apr
4
suggested suggested edit on Can commented-out code be valuable documentation?
Mar
28
revised Overcoming slow problem solving due to increased knowledge of what might go wrong
Great answer that will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. A few minor edits and rewordings.
Mar
28
revised Overcoming slow problem solving due to increased knowledge of what might go wrong
Great answer. Will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. A few minor phrasing and grammar edits.
Mar
21
revised Is it reasonable to insist on reproducing every defect before diagnosing and fixing it?
Great question that will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. A few grammar edits and edits for flow.
Mar
21
suggested suggested edit on Is it reasonable to insist on reproducing every defect before diagnosing and fixing it?
Mar
14
revised How can software be protected from piracy?
Great answer that will be featured at Ars Techica this weekend. A few quick copyedits, and excised reference to SO content that wasn't linked.
Mar
14
revised How can software be protected from piracy?
deleted 15 characters in body; edited title
Mar
7
revised How necessary is it to follow defensive programming practices for code that will never be made publicly available?
I edited the question. No double jeopardy to see here.
Mar
7
revised How necessary is it to follow defensive programming practices for code that will never be made publicly available?
Formatting and punctuation
Mar
7
suggested suggested edit on How necessary is it to follow defensive programming practices for code that will never be made publicly available?
Mar
7
suggested suggested edit on How necessary is it to follow defensive programming practices for code that will never be made publicly available?
Mar
7
revised How necessary is it to follow defensive programming practices for code that will never be made publicly available?
Great question that will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. Removed superfluous & confusing paragraph (feel free to add it back in if you think it's necessary) and a few quick grammar & flow edits.
Mar
7
suggested suggested edit on How necessary is it to follow defensive programming practices for code that will never be made publicly available?
Feb
28
revised Is it okay to make coding style changes on an open source project that doesn't follow best practices?
Quick copyedit for flow.
Feb
28
suggested suggested edit on Is it okay to make coding style changes on an open source project that doesn't follow best practices?