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re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
Nooooo, React is great! And so is the hydraulic press I bou...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
That's an unfortunate accident of the English language. It'...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
That the majority of programming problems - especially sma...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
Software is the use of language. Language is an art.
re: A developer is not a coding machine - yet
Brava! È confortante sapere che non sono solo. Too many pr...
re: MVC, AJAX and REST - Breaking out of the sandbox, part 1
I just Googled bidirectional web sockets (which I've never ...
re: MVC, AJAX and REST - Breaking out of the sandbox, part 1
I came up mostly the same way. Over the years I added bits ...
re: Frameworks, Libraries and Languages
It's the head of a 'while' loop that counts from the curren...
re: MVC, AJAX and REST - Breaking out of the sandbox, part 1
With hindsight, the 'browser' doesn't actually have to be F...
re: Frameworks, Libraries and Languages
When theory shows a thing to be X, practice often demonstra...
re: Frameworks, Libraries and Languages
Interesting discussion, that shows Regex to be a good examp...
re: Frameworks, Libraries and Languages
OK, I accept that SQL isn't really English, and it can get ...
re: How to use the methods from other objects in JavaScript
Well I have to allow you that. Perhaps I came over as being...
re: How to use the methods from other objects in JavaScript
While you aptly lift the lid on some of the inner flexibili...
re: 5 easy wins to refactor even the ugliest code
I'd agree with you there Mikhail. It makes the overall prog...
re: 5 easy wins to refactor even the ugliest code
If switch is implemented by the compiler as a look-up table...
re: Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework
No need apologise; I for one know my own limitations. That'...
re: Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework
I'm sure non brilliant developers exist, as I said it can ...
re: Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework
David, you seem to be one of too few who really understand ...
re: Frameworks, Libraries and Languages
I think it's not so much short-term as goal oriented, and t...
re: Linux 101 - the king of operating systems 👑
KDE Neon also gets my vote. I run it on a Slimbook, the mac...
re: Front End: Is Anything Getting Better?
When you say "easy to pick up" you may be assuming everyone...
re: Front End: Is Anything Getting Better?
Getting better? Getting more complex, certainly. To me, fr...
re: Front End: Is Anything Getting Better?
React has a great following among developers who rate it as...
re: Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework
Most interesting. A lot of discussion about libraries vs fr...
re: AWS Lambda and DynamoDB - some first steps
Like most things in AWS it's easy to get overwhelmed by the...
re: AWS Lambda and DynamoDB - some first steps
May 21: I tidied up the code and added some information abo...
re: Language and complexity
Yes, it seems intuitively true that the closer we get to En...
re: Enough with the User Stories already!
Language is most important, to ensure clarity and avoid mis...
re: How to build a Web App, Part 3
Thank you K. The hardest part about writing is to figure wh...
re: I've Been Booted Out Of My Dev Role! What Should I Do?
Fascinating article! The same thing happened to me a year a...
re: Junior Developers Should Start A Technical Blog Early In Their Career
The way to become a writer is to write, just as the way to ...
re: What If Drivers Were Hired Like Programmers
Yes, it really is as bad as that. It's ludicrous. Is there ...
re: How to build a Web App
Hi Winnie - I hope there will be something in there you can...
re: How to build a Web App
Thank you. I'm really pleased to have found dev.to; there a...
re: Stop Doing Coding Tutorials
The difference between tutorials and Stack Overflow answers...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
What's not to like?
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
The world is object oriented and so are human languages. Ob...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
I used to like my brackets to match, but lint disagrees and...
re: The Rise of the Web App
Thank you. Your comment and those of the others are encoura...
re: The Rise of the Web App
I think I made it as a throwaway comment, but now I look ag...
re: The Rise of the Web App
Hi! Thanks for your encouraging comments. Sometimes it get...
re: Why Programming Languages Are Hard
I'd like to thank Marek for this article, which makes many ...
re: Software Development for Humans
Isn't it interesting that while you're in the zone it's lik...
re: 10 More Mistakes you probably also made in your coding task for a new job Part 2
It's not easy to make fixed rules about these things, but I...
re: 10 More Mistakes you probably also made in your coding task for a new job Part 2
I have seen too much code whose purpose is never explained,...
re: Retired, Apparently
It's good to hear there are others out there for whom age i...
re: Who's looking for open source contributors? (Dec 31st edition)
English-like DSL for website coding There's a si...
re: In defence of vanilla JavaScript
A good article, reminding us of what should be obvious, but...
re: When PHP Framework Sucks Series: How not to shape your app in the shape of the framework
I agree completely about keeping the business logic separat...
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