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Vivian River
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58 votes
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What is the difference between a function and a lambda?

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2 answers
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Does F# offer anything particularly useful for database-driven web development?

17 votes
1 answer
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Why did Microsoft abandon IronRuby and IronPython? [closed]

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7 answers
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Is it common to have downtime at a programming job? [closed]

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3 answers
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Why does HTML TextArea have its own HTML tag? [closed]

13 votes
4 answers
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Example of where Functional Programming is Superior to Imperative or Object-Oriented Programming? [duplicate]

10 votes
5 answers
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Wrapping my mind around prefix notation?

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5 answers
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Is there any research about daily differences in productivity by the same programmer?

7 votes
1 answer
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Entity Framework vs. Linq to SQL? [closed]

7 votes
3 answers
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What should a web developer know about HTTP? [duplicate]

6 votes
1 answer
543 views

How to contribute to jQuery?

5 votes
3 answers
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What is the history behind the .NET platform's origins?

4 votes
6 answers
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What skills to master to become a better ASP.net developer? [closed]

4 votes
1 answer
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If a code inspection tool finds a "heap inspection" vulnerability, is that relevant if the code is for a web app running on a private server?

3 votes
1 answer
303 views

What is the proper jargon to refer to a variable wrapped inside a function closure?

2 votes
3 answers
470 views

How to explain to non-programmer to build my Visual Studio source code in "Release" mode?

2 votes
1 answer
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Does using MEAN stack reduce the need for code and data structures compared to ASP.net with SQL?

2 votes
1 answer
473 views

Best practices for for putting tabular data on the web for users to edit?