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Junior C# programmer in a London-based institution, keenly aware that I have a ridiculous amount to learn. Have SO open at work all the time!


Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Jan
8
comment Should your best programmers have to check everyone else's code into source control?
@ott-- I just heard a story about a dev who left after committing a horrible mess of a fix and commenting out all the Asserts in his unit tests. Tests succeed by default so took a while to notice the issue!
Nov
29
comment How do developers find the time to stay on top of latest technologies?
"It's a long way to the top..." ;)
Aug
23
comment Is defining a variable to name a method argument a good practice?
This is one of the few cases where I find named parameters to be useful. Even so, IDEs should provide enough info in most cases.
Aug
21
awarded  Supporter
Aug
21
comment How to explain that sample size does not influence project length
I logged in just to +1 your calculator analogy. Managers can be hilarious sometimes.