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Started programming on a Control Data mainframe in FORTRAN IV, back when that was still a new thing. Was apparently quite masochistic, because I kept programming anyway. For that matter, I still do...

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answered In ifs inside for loops, prefer checking for true, or for false and continue?
Feb
28
answered Bad sign if nobody can comprehend one's code?
Feb
27
answered Why structs and classes are separate concepts in C#?
Feb
13
answered Is it bad form to break out of Range-based for
Feb
12
answered Difference between overhead of B frame and P frame
Feb
11
answered What is the difference between a helper and a convenience function?
Feb
10
answered operator“” in modern C++
Feb
10
answered Why Java is a factor 2-3 slower than equivalent C++ program?
Jan
27
answered Is the 'finally' portion of a 'try … catch … finally' construct even necessary?
Sep
10
answered How to avoid redundant code in designing inheritance in C++
Aug
31
answered Is this a good design in C++?
Jul
1
answered How bad is it calling println() often than concatenating strings together and calling it once?
May
10
answered How are the skills used in typical interview questions applied in the real job?
Jan
20
answered Why do C++ and Java both use the notion of “reference” but not in the same sense?
Dec
10
answered How to do a clean refactoring of an If Else Code without leaving any free blocks?
Nov
9
answered Earliest use of Comments as Semantically Meaningful Things in a Program?
Aug
19
answered Is an atomic action supposed to be deterministic?
Aug
10
answered Does a programming language increase/decrease value?
Aug
7
answered First of the The Ten Commandments for C++ Programmers by Steve Oualline correctly transcribed?
Jul
17
answered How to provide a ubiquitous object without including it in every parameter list