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38 votes
8 answers
6k views

How to cope with different development styles (top-down vs. bottom-up) in a team?

3 votes
1 answer
442 views

Ambiguity of seemingly clear method names in APIs

27 votes
10 answers
7k views

Demonstration of garbage collection being faster than manual memory management

50 votes
3 answers
10k views

Why are actual parameters called "arguments"?

26 votes
11 answers
2k views

Maintenance wise, is `else while` without intervening braces considered safe?

13 votes
5 answers
10k views

How do you name your personal libraries? [closed]

14 votes
4 answers
8k views

Should I put newlines before or after binary operators? [closed]

21 votes
4 answers
12k views

Use `using` in C++ or avoid it?

41 votes
3 answers
28k views

Why does the stack grow downward?

35 votes
5 answers
20k views

Why was the C syntax for arrays, pointers, and functions designed this way?

18 votes
4 answers
13k views

Why were short, int, and long invented in C?

7 votes
4 answers
761 views

Reason behind multi-line declaration style?

7 votes
4 answers
57k views

What is a *slightly* less extreme equivalent to being "fluent" in a language? [closed]

17 votes
9 answers
6k views

How does a CLI-oriented programmer's workflow differ from a GUI-oriented one?

2 votes
2 answers
496 views

Why does Ubuntu have a 6-month release cycle?

2 votes
2 answers
11k views

Host Matching Interview Tips? [closed]