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61 votes
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Do you actually write 'clean code'?

49 votes
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What do you think about the Joel Test?

32 votes

If you could only have one programming related book on your bookshelf what would it be and why?

32 votes

When do you drop old technologies from your resume?

26 votes

Do customers/clients care about MVC or web forms?

14 votes

What were the reasons why Windows never had a decent shell?

13 votes
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How important are code formatting guidelines?

13 votes

Why do programmers use or recommend Mac OS X?

12 votes

Prototyping vs. Clean Code at the early stages

11 votes

How do you deal with intentionally bad code?

10 votes

Does syntax really matter in a programming language?

10 votes

I'm a CS student, and honestly, I don't understand Knuth's books

8 votes

The Programmers Bill of Responsibilities

8 votes

How do you stay focused at work?

8 votes

What are non-programming mistakes that a programmer should avoid?

7 votes

What's the worst programming book you've ever read?

5 votes

How do you organize your projects folders?

5 votes

SQL: empty string vs NULL value

3 votes

Are debugging skills important to become a good programmer?

2 votes

What do you name functions/variables/etc when you can't think of a good name?

2 votes

How common are "bandage" fixes?

1 vote

TekPub Feedback

0 votes

As a software engineer, who should I be following on Twitter?

0 votes

Company wants to write custom project management tool, rather than use third party product