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50 votes

If you could pose a question to a Turing test candidate, what would it be?

35 votes

isn't number localization just unnecessary?

25 votes

Dealing with engineers that frequently leave their jobs

19 votes
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Best way to quickly stash your cognitive state when you just can't avoid interruptions

14 votes

Rewarding programmers based on application importance

13 votes
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Pair Programming Using Different Editors

12 votes

Is it unnecessary to use Github (social coding) even if you are the only one working on a project?

11 votes

If a language changes quickly, is this considered a good thing?

11 votes
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Reinventing the Wheel, why should I?

9 votes

How do you search your codebase?

9 votes
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Code maintenance: Is it better to develop in English or my mother tongue?

8 votes

How should I test randomness?

8 votes

Solo .NET Programmer moving to a team

6 votes

What lessons did you learn from a project which nearly/actually failed due to bad multithreading?

5 votes

What drives the adoption, or not, of new programming languages?

5 votes

How do you name your GUI controls?

4 votes

I am not a good programmer (in logic), how should I fix it?

4 votes

Why do programmers use one-based indexing for line numbers in source code?

4 votes

Why do people use programming books?

4 votes

How do you deal with an information hoarder?

4 votes

Why is it considered a best practice to package the program code and the graphical interface code in different classes?

4 votes

What are the benefits to a dev team for taking on an intern for the summer?

4 votes

How much storage space do developers really need on work systems?

4 votes

What are some good assignments for an introductory course, to reach today's students?

4 votes

Should software engineers also act as tech support?

3 votes

Card deck and sparse matrix interview questions

3 votes

Eliminating Magic Numbers: When is it time to say "No"?

3 votes

Use a GUI designer or write it yourself for the desktop?

3 votes

Do GUI programmers have an undue advantage over others?

3 votes

What are good techniques for keeping your place in code?