Discussion on: On distraction and developer productivity

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Mike Healy

Many people dislike the "got a second" type IM.

You've either been disturbed, or if you were already taking a break & are ready to answer, but you can't because you don't know what it's about. The hanging question is more distracting when you don't have any details.

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Sébastien Castiel Author

True, this is why I recommend turning your notifications off in the first place ;)