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Oct
28
awarded  Yearling
Oct
3
comment Is it better to use pre-existing bad practices, or good practices that don't fit well with old code?
As a developer you should know the danger of absolute statements.
Sep
30
comment How to translate a German Desktop App into English one
Sollen Sie Deutsch lernen! Deutsch ist viel Spaß. german.stackexchange.com
Sep
29
comment Do some languages make it easier to build graphically-intensive GUIs?
A language doesn't influence whether it is good for GUI development. Its available libraries and tooling is what decides that.
Sep
6
comment Should development methods squash a developer's individualism?
That's pretty bad that your class is teaching the Waterfall method, which is a canonical example of a bad processes for software development.
Aug
25
awarded  Enlightened
Aug
19
comment Is thinking out loud during an interview really the best strategy?
You just need practice. If they jump in, politely tell them to wait until you are finished.
Aug
15
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
11
comment How far should I take email address validation when the cost of bad emails is high?
Can you not call them before you roll out to their house?
Aug
10
comment How did Git and Mercurial develop so similarly at the same time?
The telephone was independently invented by two people at nearly the same time, too.
Aug
6
awarded  Student
Aug
5
asked Store build server configuration in same repository as source code?
Aug
2
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
26
comment What is the benefit of multiple return values
Haven't you ever had something return a struct? That's essentially the same as multiple return values.
Jul
26
awarded  Good Answer
Jul
26
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
26
answered What is each time through a loop called?
Jul
25
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
12
answered Does it make sense to ask, “What is the difference between Design Pattern and Algorithm?”
Jul
9
awarded  Guru