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81 votes

When to favor ASP.NET WebForms over MVC

58 votes

Definition of a Software bug. Blizzard Entertainment insists that my "bug" is not a bug at all. Are they right?

27 votes

Why don't all companies buy developers the best hardware?

26 votes

How do I convince my fellow devs to WANT to add comments to source code commits?

26 votes
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Is quitting the only reasonable response to this situation?

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How Do I Become a More Autonomous and Self-Sufficient Programmer?

22 votes

When do you not give help to less experienced programmers?

21 votes

How can I automate production deployments without experiencing extreme anxiety?

18 votes

Intentional misspellings to avoid reserved words

15 votes

How much effort should you put into a junior developer?

13 votes

What is the regarded current best practises regarding the "this" keyword in front of field and methods in c#?

13 votes

Which CS courses are a "must" for a web developer

13 votes

Are these signs of a bad developer?

12 votes

Why are interfaces useful?

12 votes

Should we use Entity Framework?

11 votes

How 'simple' is a real KISS solution?

11 votes

Is micro-optimisation important when coding?

10 votes

How can I display a diff result in a single file or document?

9 votes

Helping junior programmers get past their shortcomings?

9 votes
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How important is an in-depth knowledge of the Common Language Runtime to a .NET developer?

9 votes

Why is a database represented as a cylinder in architecture drawings?

8 votes

Good, simple reasons for having multiple environments

8 votes
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OOP private method parameters coding style

7 votes

How to decrease errors before testing?

6 votes
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How to handle manipulation of data after a db record is written from outside my program

6 votes

The cost of running a Windows App Server

6 votes

Do we need test data or can we rely on unit tests and manual testing?

6 votes

Involuntarily becoming a programmer: how to do it right?

5 votes

How should I manage a team with different skill levels?

5 votes

SOLID vs. Avoiding Premature Abstraction