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Jan
18
comment Understanding the stateless internet
@David What about persistent (keep-alive) connections? Those are in HTTP 1.1.
Jan
18
comment Understanding the stateless internet
@P. It's hardly reassuring when the reference you've cited opens with: This article contains weasel words, vague phrasing that often accompanies biased or unverifiable information.
Jan
17
comment Project Manager that wants to lock in time estimate with a signed contract
@Pemdas The point of the counter-contract isn't really to lock the spec; it's to make the PM back off.
Jan
17
answered What is the point where multitreaded programming becomes slower than the problem?
Jan
16
answered Programming languages that improve your programming skill in general?
Jan
15
comment How to convince my boss to improve code quality?
+1 Enthusiasm and initiative are your best bet for getting someone's attention.
Jan
15
answered I do not have a degree but have 7 years of experience with ASP.NET, C#, can a institute offer me a degree?
Jan
14
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Jan
14
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Jan
12
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
4
comment What do you wish language designers paid attention to?
Instead of "don't listen to users", the advice is better phrased as "don't listen to users you don't have".
Dec
31
comment How to avoid to be employed by companies which are candidates to DailyWTF stories?
@MainMa I think #11 is exactly what you seek. If no one asks you to write code, it's probably because they can't either.
Dec
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Dec
25
answered Arguments againts checking-in binary files into SCMs
Dec
25
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Dec
23
comment Is the ASF going to continue supporting all their java projects in the future?
Um, you should probably ask Apache this.
Dec
22
comment What is your favorite whiteboard interview problem?
I ask candidates to implement atoi().
Dec
22
comment How did JavaScript become popular?
My comments are getting a bit big, so I spun this out as another answer: programmers.stackexchange.com/questions/28947/…
Dec
22
answered How did JavaScript become popular?
Dec
22
comment How did JavaScript become popular?
@Mathnerd314 Current emerging frontiers include multicore and cloud computing. Indeed, this is something that a language like Erlang could capitalize on. (Another example is the rise of Objective-C because of the emergence of smartphones, since Apple is such a big player in that space.)