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58 votes
8 answers
18k views

Is there a keyword or operator for "nor"?

8 votes
6 answers
4k views

Why do programming languages not let you use a try block without a catch block? [closed]

5 votes
2 answers
543 views

How to create a safe namespace for my application in JavaScript

4 votes
2 answers
297 views

Would you use object proxy, extend the class, if else conditions or make a duplicate class for supporting two different API's?

4 votes
4 answers
494 views

Is there a cancel after certain amount of time try catch type of block?

4 votes
3 answers
904 views

Is there any language where you can re-call the constructor on an instance of a class and any reason why not?

3 votes
4 answers
1k views

Would you use Byte Arrays or XML if size was not an issue?

3 votes
1 answer
7k views

Do you name a dictionary by the key or the value? [closed]

3 votes
7 answers
3k views

Why don't languages use the words "and" and "or" instead of "&&" and "||"?

2 votes
3 answers
1k views

Any reason to not use a triple not?

2 votes
1 answer
428 views

Is it better to dispatch one event or multiple events for remote calls?

1 vote
2 answers
232 views

How come language designers don't upgrade their global functions?

1 vote
1 answer
208 views

Is there a name for infered strong typing?

1 vote
2 answers
2k views

What does the colon before the name mean in this JSON like string?

0 votes
4 answers
2k views

Is there a way to see how many operations a function, block of code or a statement costs?

-1 votes
2 answers
431 views

How to tell if a group of items is stacked horizontally or vertically based only on their positions?

-1 votes
3 answers
296 views

When to use a reserved word, null or undefined as a key in an object?

-2 votes
1 answer
195 views

Is there a common agreed upon token symbol used in computer science or common across languages?

-2 votes
3 answers
937 views

Is it possible and faster to run an application on an unused CPU core?

-3 votes
1 answer
68 views

How would you architect a simple cascading style sheet object?

-4 votes
3 answers
702 views

If you had to represent a large number concisely would you use base 36 or ZZ?