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re: Is JavaScript the most confusing programming language?
Every corner case or circumstance that your function can b...
re: Is JavaScript the most confusing programming language?
Excuse me, I’ve worked with various JS-based projects on bo...
re: Is JavaScript the most confusing programming language?
The best languages do not even need any tests whatsoever. ...
re: Is JavaScript the most confusing programming language?
Sorry, there is no need to write any "boilerplate tautologi...
re: Is JavaScript the most confusing programming language?
good developers get their code working intentionally by usi...
re: 5 Bad Habits of Software Developers
It's not just a number. It's also the importance. The mor...
re: 5 Bad Habits of Software Developers
They believe they are so smart and so good that they can't ...
re: The Power of Waking Up at 4:00 AM
Circadian cycle can shift over time. With proper exercise...
re: The Power of Waking Up at 4:00 AM
It’s quite good if you’re trying to accomplish something fo...
re: The Power of Waking Up at 4:00 AM
You can still edit the article to clarify that bit ;)
re: The Power of Waking Up at 4:00 AM
I believe the post is about going to sleep few hours early ...
re: What Values You And Your Team Hold Dear?
Exactly my thoughts!
re: Is the idea of an tech "generalist" dead?
I don’t think Agile/DevOps mindset could result in fewer ge...
re: How to Stay Fit Physically and Mentally and Keep Coding
It depends. #5 makes for the long-term better, even if shor...
re: Betting my career on JAMstack.
Not sure what you’re getting at. Betting career on a single...
re: Betting my career on JAMstack.
Sorry, it's just a bundle of tech that will eventually get ...
re: Betting my career on JAMstack.
Bet your software engineering career on practices & pri...
re: 9 Rules of Effective Development Team Meetings
Also, your 4th point makes me think of really troublesome s...
re: 9 Rules of Effective Development Team Meetings
ROTI is a nice tool for the meeting's organizers to get b...
re: 9 Rules of Effective Development Team Meetings
This makes sense. It seems like you have the energy at the ...
re: 9 Rules of Effective Development Team Meetings
In general, though, I agree, that if programming activity i...
re: 9 Rules of Effective Development Team Meetings
It depends on the meeting. What if you need to make some de...
re: 9 Rules of Effective Development Team Meetings
Why do you need meetings that "are not productive?"
re: 9 Rules of Effective Development Team Meetings
No Meeting without an Agenda Yep! This is key. The probl...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
There also seem to be this plugin: github.com/Valloric/YouC...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Thank you for pointing out this fundamental difference in t...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
From the front-end-POV, I think it's also historical. Tool...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Also, it’s not supported for a lot of languages: JS/TS, Kot...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
The closest thing that I could find is this: github.com/apa...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I agree!
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I replaced it w/ love for C++, and then I replaced it w/ lo...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I think that this is a very good strategy for learning a ne...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I think IDEs don’t work for you because they are optimized ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
you are more interested in convincing people that they sho...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I agree with all the points. There is another kind: In oth...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
This makes a lot of sense. I’m paying myself even for the i...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
In IntelliJ, I can go to a list of plugins and usually disa...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I’d love to have a working set for any workflow. Then I can...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
For some that may be true. Others have other interesting re...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I used this or similar when I was a vim user. Works nicely ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
On my laptop I give it a bit less memory, that's it. That p...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
That’s a good tactic :)
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Also, I'm really surprised to see how low people's expecta...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
What if I'm not developing in a JVM language, C# or XCode?...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
It depends. I’d call it something like “Integrate-it-yourse...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
The biggest downside of intellij imo is - even though it m...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Makes sense!
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
And I do 7. A little bit less than you, I guess. In the pas...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Yes, I hear your point: to be a well-rounded developer you ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Could you share the list of plugins that you use for refact...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I have 16GB on personal. And at work, I have 32GB. The cost...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I’m not refactoring any of the NPM package dependencies. Yo...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
You can get these numbers just when you bootstrap a new emp...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I would rather say that your problem is that you are havin...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
In the environments I work in, a separate IDE-independent C...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Also, even though IDEs can indeed increase productivity, t...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
“boost our productivity so much” is a feeling that I, my co...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
These are all valid and good points. I rarely use IDEs VCS...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I realised the need to specify that only after reading some...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Basically, Ultimate edition contains all the other JetBrain...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Yes, it generally does. I can switch seamlessly between dif...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
That is a nice use case: learning a new language. If you d...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Of course, if you need something simple, a text editor woul...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I use IntelliJ Idea Ultimate and I do all the listed langua...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I agree this is a pretty bad cycle. Also, I don’t underst...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Why VSCode for TypeScript and not IntelliJ?
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I refactor by hand, that's how I actually learn how to do ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I’m working always fullstack (no matter which stacks includ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Makes sense to me!
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Oh, sorry for the misunderstanding… I wouldn’t even try to...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
That is an interesting thought. In some platforms/language...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Actually, If I had to give it 60GB, I’d do that as well. I’...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I understand you. 500k SLOC files require quite a bit of r...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
In these environments, I sometimes would choose such a tool...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
For me personally, when it allows me to stop “editing text”...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I agree so much with your comment. What should I do if I d...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Now, what about other refactorings? Like: move method from ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
That sounds quite tedious. A good name is on average achiev...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
On point 1: I agree with you, the learning curve is slow i...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Yes. This! The people behind it are small teams of develop...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Tell us more about how you’re refactoring? How often? What ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
For me, personally, I give IntelliJ about 8-10GB of RAM eas...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
About open/close software. The IDE that I’m using is paid,...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Surely they can coexist. I use Vim for simple text editing ...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I definitely can agree that with larger codebases I need to...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
That is an alright use case. If I needed to edit a script o...
re: Kotlin: How Can a Programming Language be so Young And so Mature at The Same Time?
Did you have some success with your colleagues so far? Do t...
re: Kotlin Reified Generics: Explained
Thank you! This is a fantastic explanation of reified gener...
re: Kotlin: How Can a Programming Language be so Young And so Mature at The Same Time?
Of course, such old code will need to be upgraded to recent...
re: Kotlin: How Can a Programming Language be so Young And so Mature at The Same Time?
Definitely. I feel like, in JS world, a bit different patte...
re: Kotlin: How Can a Programming Language be so Young And so Mature at The Same Time?
Great languages that I’m talking about are Scala, Clojure, ...
re: Kotlin: How Can a Programming Language be so Young And so Mature at The Same Time?
Indeed it is. That is my hope as well, actually, 😅 What do ...
re: Kotlin: How Can a Programming Language be so Young And so Mature at The Same Time?
In your past experience what didn’t work well w/ Kotlin? Wh...
re: How To Never Fail At The Fizzbuzz Interview Challenge
I've taken a look at the presentation. And I'm still convin...
re: How To Never Fail At The Fizzbuzz Interview Challenge
Great refactoring! Still the "15 * nb" part requires a me...
re: How To Never Fail At The Fizzbuzz Interview Challenge
Another way to look at this “simplest possible way to make ...
re: Welcome Thread - v4
Hey, Andy! If you are already familiar with any other obje...
re: How To Never Fail At The Fizzbuzz Interview Challenge
Yes. You can. But will you, really? IMHO alert. In Test-...
re: How To Never Fail At The Fizzbuzz Interview Challenge
I guess that is why I add at the end: Did you need to do ...
re: Welcome Thread - v4
Hey, everyone! My name is Oleksii. I’m a polyglot program...
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