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Stuff every programmer needs while working

43 votes

What's a good Programming Metaphor?

27 votes

Most readable way to format long if conditions?

22 votes

Should a method validate its parameters?

20 votes

Is embedded programming closer to electrical engineering or software development?

18 votes
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What are some ways to be more productive with Emacs?

18 votes

For what common problems is functional programming not a good fit?

16 votes

What are good mathematical formulas to know for programming?

14 votes

Is Information Technology really Engineering?

12 votes

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

10 votes
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How do you keep emails short but complete?

9 votes

Daily standups- yea or nay?

8 votes

Naming conventions: camelCase versus underscore_case ? what are your thoughts about it?

7 votes

What should be in a coding standard?

7 votes

Explaining technical things to non-technical people

7 votes

How do you overcome your own coding biases when handed legacy code?

6 votes

Make a big deal out of == true?

6 votes

What parts of your coding standard contribute to quality code?

5 votes

Are programmers who read programming-related books still rare?

5 votes

What does 'opinionated software' really mean?

4 votes

Is an architecture description document a violation of the DRY Principle?

4 votes

What is the first published reference to test-first programming?

4 votes

Writing a Software Requirement Specification

4 votes

How much redundancy/robustness should complex software implement?

3 votes

How would you evaluate object oriented design skills?

3 votes

What Does It Usually Mean for a Feature to be "Supported"?

3 votes

What syntax element do you hate most in a programming language you use frequently?

3 votes

What simple techniques do you use to improve performance?

3 votes

What's your view on using other people's code?

2 votes

What are the most impressive tricks an IDE could pull off with the code?