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Maja Piechotka
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28 votes

Why do people still say Java is slow?

26 votes
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Killer semi-unique programming language features

12 votes

Is initializing a char[] with a string literal bad practice?

9 votes

How to reject a code review that you believe is unnecessary?

9 votes

What does it mean to expose a C++ code publicly as a C API and what are the advantages of doing it?

9 votes

Why don't developers make installation wizards on linux?

7 votes

Why do most programming languages only support returning a single value from a function?

5 votes

Should we be using functional and/or logic programming languages more?

5 votes

Can we make general statements about the performance of interpreted code vs compiled code?

4 votes

What programming/software sub-cultures exist? What defines them? Which do you belong to?

3 votes

Is OOP becoming easier or harder?

3 votes

What is the difference between "Syntax" and "Syntactic Sugar"

3 votes
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Memory read/write access efficiency

2 votes

Why do programmers still use mailing lists?

2 votes

How is"cloud computing"different from "client-server"?

2 votes

What level of a computer system does firmware run on?

2 votes

How can I say that programming language compiles to other languages?

2 votes

Does modular programming affect computation time?

2 votes
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Restrict access to backend

2 votes

Do you think managed OSes are a good idea?

1 vote

Should we design programs to randomly kill themselves?

1 vote
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Referencing official documentation in source-code documentation

0 votes

Licensing libraries (which do code generation, etc) and GPL boundaries

0 votes

OwnCloud App Licensing

0 votes

How to implement better security in Linux?

0 votes

Do you keep intermediate files under version control?

0 votes

How does learning assembly aid in programming?