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Matthew Read
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52 votes

Are `break` and `continue` bad programming practices?

27 votes
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How do I deal with the need to know multiple programming languages?

21 votes

The most mind-bending programming language?

17 votes

I can get visual studio for free through school, should I?

14 votes

When would someone use MongoDB (or similar) over a Relational DBMS?

13 votes

Do I need to go to a big-name university?

13 votes

Is there a better strategy than relying on the compiler to catch errors?

12 votes
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Why are requests for static content being sent to another site?

9 votes

What can I do? How would you react? HELP!

8 votes

Is it okay to be generalist?

7 votes
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When to Use Shared Libraries

4 votes

Why do some projects not use generics

3 votes
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Is there any way to use Python to replace Flash for in browser animation, gaming, whatever?

3 votes

Good abbreviations for XML ... things

3 votes

Why do schools teach arrays over List?

3 votes

Is it bad practice to code the solution, then redo in TDD?

2 votes

How do managers know if a person is a good or a bad programmer?

2 votes

How does a government development shop transition to developing open source solutions?

2 votes

Does giving a developer a slower development machine result in faster/more efficient code?

1 vote

How common is prototyping as the first stage of development?

1 vote

Going from cutting edge to maintaining legacy projects

1 vote

Writing programs without graphical IDE

1 vote

Improve address lookup usability and accuracy?

1 vote

Why is implementing copy-paste in a touch screen based smartphone such a big deal?

1 vote

What is the relationship between the time it takes to develop N lines of code and 4N lines of code?

1 vote

iOS Development: What are some reasons I should to use XAuth to authenticate a twitter user?

0 votes

Does my JavaScript look big in this?

0 votes

What are your decision critera in C++ to make something a data member or virtual method?