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Aug
6
answered Where are C variables declared
Aug
4
revised Why is the JavaScript-language different in different programs/sites?
Title is completely useless.
Aug
4
comment Is making a small change, testing it, then “rinse and repeat”, a bad habit?
One task one commit sure has the potential to make the VCS log an incomprehensible mess for various definitions of "single task"
Aug
4
comment Why does Microsoft still ship VBA within Office products, instead of integrating .NET directly?
@Kiril: a lot of very dodgy characters would also be very happy to embed dlls in documents, but not for your benefit.
Aug
4
comment Why do VMs not execute the assembly directly?
Whenever someone uses the phrase "ones and zeros" 99% of the time they are confusing whatever they are trying to describe. Don't think of "ones and zeros", everything is in bytes.
Jul
26
comment Is too much whitespace a bad thing?
An example would be helpful.
Jul
24
comment How much data should exceptions hold?
Never say never. Furthermore, exceptions are often used for error conditions you do expect to have to deal with, and often are. Even something as simple as opening a file is best handled via exceptions.
Jul
23
comment Why is polling accepted in web programming?
There are many perfectly sensible solutions and algorithms in computer-space that would be completely absurd to do in meatspace.
Jul
9
answered Can one always design for scale out?
Jul
3
answered What defines the dimensionality of an array?
Jul
3
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Jul
3
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
3
comment How does the “Fourth Dimension” work with arrays?
@ColtonAllen: I'm not aware of any term for that. That just sort of begins to be conceptualized as a hierarchical data structure rather than an array.
Jul
2
answered How does the “Fourth Dimension” work with arrays?
Jun
22
comment How to determine number of resources to be allocated in a software project?
When you say "resources", do you really mean people?
Jun
15
comment Whole Program in CASE
You should not be worrying about the efficiency of a function call yet. Write idiomatic, sensible code first, then measure for optimization only after a problem is identified.
Jun
6
answered Why are there two different kinds of linking, i.e. static and dynamic?
Jun
6
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Jun
6
reviewed No Action Needed Interconnect nodes in a Java distributed infrastructure for tweet processing
Jun
4
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