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J.K.
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  • Sydney, Australia
109 votes

How to market yourself as a software developer?

82 votes

Time to drop Emacs and vi?

80 votes

In Java, should I use "final" for parameters and locals even when I don't have to?

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What does XXX mean in a comment?

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Is it ever a good idea to hardcode values into our applications?

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Using some kind of version control when working alone and with small projects?

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Learning to program in C (coming from Python)

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Is rotating the lead developer a good or bad idea?

31 votes

Formatting code a bad thing when using a VCS?

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Babysitting your Continuous Integration System

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What do you do to remain productive when working on your own?

22 votes

Are first person comments distracting and unprofessional?

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What is the senior web developer's role in the team?

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Is it possible to measure if someone is a 'good' programmer?

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How can you filter out irritable programmers in interviews?

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How can I actually apply the javascript I am learning

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What is the minimum subset of best/well-known practices in software development for a solo programmer?

12 votes

How do managers know if a person is a good or a bad programmer?

11 votes

Pointless Code In Your Source

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WHat are the benefits of placing the concatenation character at the end or beginning of a line

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What do great APIs have in common?

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Should the provider of an interface also provide a mock implementation for testing?

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Best/Bad practices for code sharing?

9 votes

What is the difference between a great programmer and a financially successful programmer?

8 votes

How do you stop yourself from bringing work home?

8 votes

Why don't schools cover debuggers?

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Writing High Quality Software Proposals

8 votes

Planning to write research paper - Tips or resources?

7 votes

What are the barriers to adopting best practice? How can they be overcome?

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How does git/GitHub handle changed local and changed pushed repositories?