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Saved from the web by a job in industry. Coding GUI for computer-aided railway realignment machinery.

At last a job where I have time to do stuff properly and don't have to worry about loads of unfixed bugs coming back to haunt me.


May
6
comment How can I hide my signature in a program?
How about just posting subtly broken code?
Mar
14
awarded  Notable Question
Feb
4
accepted Sql Server Data Tools & Entity Framework - is there any synergy here?
Jan
15
comment How has an increase in the complexity of systems affected successive generations of programmers?
"Programmers are way more expensive than machines." is also something that's new, compared to 'before'.
Nov
25
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
29
awarded  Custodian
Oct
29
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to sell Agile development to (waterfall) clients
Oct
2
awarded  Yearling
Sep
4
comment Sql Server Data Tools & Entity Framework - is there any synergy here?
Weird, this answer didn't show up in my inbox...
Aug
29
asked Sql Server Data Tools & Entity Framework - is there any synergy here?
Aug
5
comment Elegant ways to handle if(if else) else
@gnat, even though this one pre-dates the other three?
May
30
comment Is MVVM in WPF outdated?
So MVVM ~ YMMV :)
May
29
comment Is MVVM in WPF outdated?
So it's WPF that is 'out of date'? Concerning your first sentence: is it that in real life UI and code are just too intertwined to make it a realistic proposition, or could some tweaks in WPF have made it the Holy Grail (or nearly?)
May
29
asked Is MVVM in WPF outdated?
Apr
17
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
13
comment What can a technically proficient senior software developer study to keep improving
Cody Brocious had an excellent question like this on SO, but it's fallen victim to the delete brigade... (stackprinter.com/…)
Mar
8
comment When does implementing MVVM not make sense
@Sean, sorry, I'm on my third day, and still struggling :( Maybe it's because I'm trying to do 'complicated' stuff like opening dialog boxes, or setting the selected item in a treeview from my model...
Feb
26
awarded  Constituent
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awarded  Caucus
Feb
19
comment How do you code without offending?
It's always encouraging to here stories of people getting out of hellish workplaces. Congratulations, and I'm keeping this for reference: You can't teamwork your way out of a bad team situation.