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298 votes
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Should you write your back-end as an API?

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Is testable code better code?

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How do I communicate to a colleague that their code does nothing?

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Where should my team start with becoming "modern"?

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Service layer vs DAO -- Why both?

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How to convince/prove my manager that a rewriting is needed rather than a refactoring

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Why is "Select * from table" considered bad practice

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Does adding a return type to an update method violate the "Single Responsibility Principle"?

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TDD Red-Green-Refactor and if/how to test methods that become private

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Why would programmers ignore ISO standards?

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Is having fixed delivery dates for elements an "Agile" way of working?

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

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How do I deal with a difficult programmmer joining an open source project?

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Create new object or reset every property?

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What is the most accepted transaction strategy for microservices

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Almost every reported bug is a high-priority bug

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How to make significant technical decisions given very little time

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Is it premature optimization to add database indices?

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What is Developer Anarchy?

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Should temporary code be put under version control and how?

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How can I promote the use of the Builder pattern in my team?

45 votes

Does C++ compiler remove/optimize useless parentheses?

39 votes

Is it bad practice to make methods public solely for the sake of unit testing?

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C++ Iterators: Best practice to represent end of range - Last or Beyond-last?

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How to handle initial state in an event-driven architecture?

34 votes

What are C++/CX and C++/CLI, and how do they relate to C++ and WinRT?

30 votes

Why do companies tell me they want me as an in-house employee, not as a contractor?

28 votes

Is there such a thing as staying in a job too long?

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Benefits of using separate API and UI servers for Web application

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Should I initialize C structs via parameter, or by return value?

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