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re: What exactly is the job of a "Developer Advocate"?
Great Timing! I was listening to a podcast this morning whe...
re: Things All Developers Should Learn In College
Nice addition. We wouldn't want people to think we were not...
re: What's one resource most devs don't know that you use regularly?
Windows Snipping Tool
re: If it's Saturday and you won't be coding again until Monday, how do you get your mind off your current work?
Watch TV (mostly sports) and play video games.
re: How much technical documentation do you write?
I believe the code should be your documentation. If during ...
re: What HTML5 specific features have you used?
Hold up! You are the first person I even heard of that uses...
re: Using the Local Storage
Arguably the most under used thing in web development. Grea...
re: As a Dev, you should know Ops
I like the way you approach the question. Should you? If yo...
re: What are you reading right now?
Managing the Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, and Insights for M...
re: How To Become A Senior Developer
I total agree. Great Article! One thing I think you are m...
re: Work for a Company that Loves you...
The title alone says it all
re: 7 years as a developer - lessons learned
My vote for Dev Quote of the year - "Your goal is to solve ...
re: Agile is Difficult Because of Difficulty
Those failure numbers still shock me. In the 3 years I have...
re: What I would look for in a junior developer
Thank you for the clarification.
re: Why use WCF?
I'm happy it's going away. I stopped using it to create web...
re: What I would look for in a junior developer
I meant just major version. Heck I didn't even know there w...
re: Keeping Your Sanity First As A Web Developer
While I definitely agree with you. If you have to do all of...
re: What I would look for in a junior developer
There is nothing wrong with it just being a job to you. I j...
re: What I would look for in a junior developer
Passion is key for me. Sorry but I'm not interested in peop...
re: Fix 85% of your Web Accessibility issues in 5 easy steps
Great article! It really bothers me when web developers do ...
re: 7 adorable web development tricks
CSS centering is definitely a trick. Sometimes it works and...
re: 4 Non-Coding Skills Every Developer Needs
"should" - No. "need" - helpful if you want to be more than...
re: The two worst mistakes companies make concerning developers
You actually made my point. I know a few people that went t...
re: Simple Working Code > Working Code
Spot on! I tell my developers to write code so if I had to ...
re: 4 Non-Coding Skills Every Developer Needs
I agree with your point but my issue is developers being ju...
re: 4 Non-Coding Skills Every Developer Needs
Developers do not NEED business skills. Are they helpful, y...
re: Terrible interview question: Swap variables without a temporary
What can't people stop trying to be so clever in interviews...
re: I'm a R&D Developer. Ask me anything!
You have my dream job. Seriously. So how did you land this ...
re: What new language/tool/etc. have you been meaning to learn but haven't gotten around to yet?
Visual Studio 2019 - Not enough space available on my lapto...
re: Essential skills every developer should master (besides coding)
Even though I do not like Git. No argument from me. I'm not...
re: The two worst mistakes companies make concerning developers
"developer must understand the business. That's how they ca...
re: The two worst mistakes companies make concerning developers
"A developer should definitely know his business area. Not ...
re: The two worst mistakes companies make concerning developers
LOL. Meetups consists of a bunch of like minded people who ...
re: 10 Books I am reading (NOT at the same time)
You can skip the interview books but the others read them f...
re: Smooth Transactions with TransactionScope
First let me say I love TransactionScope. But keep in mind ...
re: Sure you want to be a tech lead?
Staying really close to the teams.
re: How To Get Any Job You Want - A Guide To Employability Skills
I have to really read this after I have had my coffee.
re: Sure you want to be a tech lead?
I just loved being the guy in charge and responsible of put...
re: 5 Things No One Tells You About Going to a Coding BootCamp
I used a bad choice of words. I should not have said bad ha...
re: Sure you want to be a tech lead?
When I was a tech lead I loved it. One important point abou...
re: Reaching Out - Worries About my Journey as a Developer so Far
I have been in software development for over 20 years. IMO,...
re: 5 Things No One Tells You About Going to a Coding BootCamp
I'm on the fence. I hire developers myself and the negative...
re: What excites you the most in tech right now? Please discuss
Right now I'm crazy about DevOps. You would think it's some...
re: Learn Problem Solving Before Syntax!
Bingo! You are dead on. Programming is 90% logic! The other...
re: Joel is stepping down from Stack Overflow
@Mia - MSDN and Java docs give you code examples also. You ...
re: Bootcamps vs. College
I have over 20 years of experience in software development ...
re: What are the current challenges that prevent DevOps adoption? Let's list
I'm going through this now and my biggest challenge is gett...
re: Always a beginner: Jumping from one programming language to another
I tell my students all the time. IN THE BEGINNING STOP TRYI...
re: The Mega CSS3 Cheatsheet
You gave me some ideas for CSS questions during an intervie...
re: Joel is stepping down from Stack Overflow
This may be because I have over 20 years of experience in s...
re: Please Stop Using Local Storage
While I agree you should not store sensitive data in LS. Fo...
re: The Joel Test: 20 Years Later
Git is garbage - IMO Yes This assumes you have a separate ...
re: The Books That Made All The Difference To Me As A Developer
What about Code Complete? I need to read the Pragmatic Prog...
re: Avoiding Exceptions in ASP.NET Core
I don't see a lot of exception handling code because I beli...
re: It's perfectly fine to only code at work, don't let anyone tell you otherwise.
It's fine but don't think that is all you will need to do t...
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