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Steven Evers
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98 votes
45 answers
29k views

What popular "best practices" are not always best, and why? [closed]

29 votes
9 answers
8k views

What's your view on using other people's code? [duplicate]

23 votes
17 answers
18k views

Is "Computer Science != Software Engineering" an excuse to teach programming poorly?

22 votes
8 answers
7k views

Do immutable objects and DDD go together?

19 votes
6 answers
3k views

How do you go about training a replacement? [closed]

19 votes
6 answers
1k views

What are the common revenue models for free-software companies?

19 votes
6 answers
1k views

What do you do with a heisenbug? [duplicate]

19 votes
11 answers
2k views

What should you leave behind for your successors?

19 votes
4 answers
2k views

Are there advantages to using a DVCS for a solo developer?

17 votes
7 answers
14k views

Is throwing an exception from a property bad form?

15 votes
33 answers
43k views

What are the most popular IDEs per language? [closed]

12 votes
8 answers
1k views

How do you decide what to work on in your own time? [closed]

12 votes
7 answers
209 views

What happens at [platform] user groups?

11 votes
4 answers
592 views

Does an iterator have a non-destructive implied contract?

10 votes
7 answers
574 views

Do designer tools degrade the programming experience? [closed]

10 votes
4 answers
4k views

What are some known/common development specialties? [closed]

10 votes
7 answers
2k views

Is Entity Framework ready for production? [closed]

10 votes
3 answers
904 views

I need help deciding between silverlight/silverlight out-of-browser/wpf

9 votes
3 answers
219 views

Considering consistent change, how short of a planning period is too short?

8 votes
8 answers
916 views

Describe the best deployment environment you've worked with [closed]

7 votes
2 answers
227 views

Is it unreasonable to write user documentation in the style of a technical book?

7 votes
3 answers
744 views

mercurial or tfs for codeplex?

6 votes
4 answers
167 views

Most logically consistent way to create methods of the form a affects b?

6 votes
1 answer
353 views

Need clarification concerning Windows Azure

5 votes
2 answers
303 views

Implications of crediting a book source in a code file available under an open license [closed]

5 votes
2 answers
1k views

Do you get the benefits of a B-Tree in a managed language?

5 votes
1 answer
3k views

Design: Update properties on an entity in a RESTful, resource-based, API

4 votes
6 answers
840 views

Build/deployment tools for a small (1) development effort [closed]

4 votes
1 answer
89 views

Reports from the front lines: VS Lab Management

3 votes
1 answer
3k views

Is it common/correct using MVVM to expect multiple views and corresponding view-models for a particular model?