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Billy ONeal
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186 votes
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Why aren't more desktop apps written with Qt?

55 votes

Why should I care about micro performance and efficency?

40 votes

What is the role of C++ today?

34 votes
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Why there is no power operator in Java / C++?

26 votes

Why can't Java/C# implement RAII?

18 votes

When would someone be considered a bad programmer?

14 votes
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Why OOP is enforced in Java and C#?

13 votes

What's wrong with circular references?

11 votes

What is a faster alternative to a CRC?

8 votes

What are the worst things that inexperienced developers forget to think about?

6 votes

How large is ok for a Class?

6 votes
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How do CDNs protect failover sites from DDoS attacks?

5 votes

Why is String immutable in Java?

5 votes
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Why Do B+ Trees Have a Minimum Occupancy of 50%?

5 votes

Is aspect-oriented programming a misnomer?

2 votes

Should Properties have side effects

2 votes

Making an internship most effective, useful and fun for both parties

2 votes

Best projects that illustrate the strengths of the languages they are implemented in?

2 votes

How to break the "php is a bad language" paradigm?

1 vote

Instruction vs data cache usage

1 vote

What Impact Do Scripting Languages Have on Junior Programmers?

1 vote

Why freeware (closed-source) instead of open-source?

0 votes

How do I (quickly) let people know that software I am providing for free is not abandon-ware?

0 votes

What are some of the required tools to gauge how large and complex a product is going to be?

0 votes

Why is object-level privacy difficult to use as a paradigm, and why is it desirable?