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35 votes

Is it reasonable to insist on reproducing every defect before diagnosing and fixing it?

25 votes

The Joel Test's equivalent for measuring a programmer

21 votes

What makes C so popular in the age of OOP?

15 votes
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Why was F# created?

13 votes

How do I manage the technical debate over WCF vs. Web API?

13 votes

Should the commit history be used to convey critical information to developers?

12 votes
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Looking for some OO design advice

11 votes

How you return to a code when you don't remember what you were doing?

10 votes

Why is reading from memory not a side-effect but reading from a file is?

9 votes

git for personal (one-man) projects. Overkill?

8 votes

Why is Python recommended as an entry level programming language?

8 votes

Difference between a socket and a port

8 votes

Is an event loop just a for/while loop with optimized polling?

6 votes

Why shouldn't I make variables public, but should use public getters/setters?

6 votes
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What's the proper term for a function inverse to a constructor - to unwrap a value from a data type?

6 votes

What kind of programs/solutions can only be written with OOP or are too hard to achieve without it?

6 votes

Will C# merge with native C++ compiler?

5 votes
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Is it legal to imitate how an API looks?

5 votes
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Apache License 2.0 - Beginner

5 votes

How do I completely-self-study Computer Science?

5 votes

What should a repository really do?

5 votes

How does datomic handle "corrections"?

5 votes

Is try-finally expensive

4 votes

Many-to-many in OOP: Class A instantiates Class B, which instantiates Class A, which

3 votes

Must OpenCL code be compiled for a specific GPU?

3 votes

In the days of modern computing, in 'typical business apps' - why does performance matter?

3 votes

Does the use of mongodb enhance extending/changing database driven applications?

3 votes

What's the difference between the code inside a finally clause and the code located after catch clause?

3 votes

Benchmark of asynchronous code

3 votes

Does an Open Source license exist that allows me to retain rights to revoke usage of software/source at any time, for any reason, and without warning?