Wherefore Thou Shalt Fail at Software Requirements

On Being Deliberately Unclear For whatever reason lately, I’ve been drawing a lot of inspiration from Programmers’ Stack Exchange, and today brings another such post. However, unlike other questions, reading this one seriously made me sad. The questions, the answers, its existence… all of it made me sad in the Continue reading

You Can Tell a Lot About Developers From Their Scratchpads

What is a Scratchpad? When you have a question like “what exception is thrown when I try to convert a long that is too big to an integer” or “what is the difference in performance between iterating over a list or a dictionary converted to a list” what do you Continue reading