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re: How do you take breaks throughout the day?
I split the type of tasks into (1) Reading, and (2) Coding....
re: Set up My Computer with Me!
Thank you for the guide. I am planning to resetup my Mac in...
re: What part of your first dev job were you least prepared for?
Straight out of college, I had a tough time starting to col...
re: What part of your first dev job were you least prepared for?
Vouch for this. The executive summary, as these bullet poin...
re: I'm planning to ditch my MacBook and move away from laptop computing
I always hated the cramped keyboards, touch pads, and small...
re: What are your guiding principles in software development?
In addition to what others have mentioned, I value the foll...
re: How many computers do you use?
I manage a team spread across 3 countries. I code mostly in...
re: What part of your first dev job were you least prepared for?
As a new developer, college never prepared me for the entir...
re: Bad Habits Developers Should Fix
This hits too close. I am guilty of almost all of the above...
re: The tools I use, July 2018 edition 🛠
Thanks for sharing the list. Here are the tools I regular...
re: What’s the best laptop for devs?
This completely depends on the stack you are building and t...
re: What do you do on a daily basis for your job?
I am a Senior Software Software Development Manager for a p...
re: What is docker?
A very good introduction is available on youtu.be/YFl2mCHdv...
re: How did you first start out learning programming?
This is the typical situation in India for many of us, YMMW...
re: What's your web browser of choice?
Work -> Chrome on Windows Laptop, and Firefox on the Lin...
re: Old Dogs, New Tricks for a Software Developer
Thank you! After reading your piece, I firmly believe tha...
re: Programming Fluid Specs
Simply put, Americano from the coffee machine to start thth...
re: Programming Fluid Specs
Love the description!
re: Here's What You Can Learn In 10 Minutes That Will Be Useful For The Rest Of Your Programming Career
Thanks Duke! To me, using an IDE was a personal preference,...
re: Refactoring Basics
Yes, Arne. We backport a lot of bug fixes from the current ...
re: Refactoring Basics
My only grouse with re-factoring large and legacy code, is ...
re: What is the one thing that would make you move on?
Working remotely. Belief in the product and company philos...
re: A day in the life of a programmer
For months I just envied developers who got in new lines of...
re: How do you arrange your screens/multiple desktops?
I used it for a few days. Could not get adjusted to it, as ...
re: How do you arrange your screens/multiple desktops?
[Update: 27-Aug-2017] I maintain two setup: Office: Windo...
re: State.of.dev: visualization of the current state of development
Loved the Text Editor chart. I always knew VIM is better an...
re: What's playing in your headphones while you code?
Nothing! I just put the headphones to cut out the ambient n...
re: What activities do you do to take your mind off of software?
Walking, and listening to music.
re: What are your tips for avoiding burnout?
Drink lots of water. Not coffee, not Red Bull, just plain ...
re: What is your advice to people just getting started in code?
Keep practicing both easy and difficult problems - Read th...
re: What are your tips for getting your first programming job?
Relocate to the town/city/area of maximum opportunity. Do ...
re: Are you considering a career switch? From what to what?
Software Development Manager to Programmer :) Trying to go...
re: What are your favorite non-programming books?
My Gita - Devdutt Patnaik -- Allows me to interpret the boo...
re: What personal privacy/security measures do you take?
All software updated. Work windows laptop protected with A...
re: What is the next language you want to learn, and why?
I would like to learn Python as my next programming languag...
re: The Zen of Missing Out on The Next Great Programming Tool
Thanks for echoing your thoughts about not always being on ...
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