Korey Hinton
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Does craftsmanship pay off?
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How should I charge for programming things which take two minutes to fix?
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What are the worst false economies in software development?
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Why does the US government disallow dynamic languages for secure projects?
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Difference between Dependency Injection (DI) and Inversion of Control (IOC)
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Is the phrase "never reinvent the wheel" suitable for students?
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Is reinventing the wheel really all that bad?
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How to avoid "DO YOU HAZ TEH CODEZ" situations?
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What's the career path for a developer who doesn't like management?
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Best practices for sharing tiny snippets of code across projects
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What's your favourite quote about programming?
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How can I really master a programming language?
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Is testable code better code?
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Do job postings exaggerate their requirements?
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Is it poor programming practice to pass parameters as Objects?
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What is the (craziest, stupidest, silliest) thing a client/boss asked you to do?
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What popular "best practices" are not always best, and why?
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How can I teach a bright person, with no programming experience, how to program?
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Harmful temptations in programming
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Why do people use programming books?
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Over thinking development
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I don't understand the arguments against operator overloading
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What is early and late binding?
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What is the relevance of resumes in the age of GitHub, Stack Exchange, Coursera, Udacity, blogs, etc.?
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What is the best way to discern an excellent programmer in a job interview?
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Is a company order to switch to a certain IDE a red flag?
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Do you spend your working hours on learning?
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What are examples of comments that tell you why instead of how or what?
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Are there any OO-principles that are practically applicable for Javascript?
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Why do people pick the MIT license over BSD, if BSD's "non-endorsement clause" is a good idea?