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Please Learn to Write

There's been lots of buzz on the topic of whether or not you should learn to code. As an engineer, I don't have unbiased thoughts on the matter. I tweeted Jeff Atwood's piece because, well, I agree that it's pretty...
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Time for Twitter to Ditch Trending Topics

Technology / Social Media : Global Neighbourhoods (6 years ago)

Last week Jeff Jarvis tweeted the other day that it is time for Twitter to discontinue 'Trending Topics,' that list of what people in Twitter are most following. I could not agree more. The feature takes up a lot of space, which is ... Read Post

Pretty Please, Make Your Code Testable

Programming / Web Development : @TheKeyboard (4 years ago)

Pretty Please, Make Your Code Testable A lot of open source applications suffer from the twin demons of lack of extensive documentation and not enough tests. Yes, I've mentioned many times in this blog how important I feel having te... Read Post

Five Ways To Write Better Code - Brandon Savage

Programming / Web Development : Planet PHP (2 years ago)

When I was first starting out in development, I thought that writing code was pretty easy. It took me a while (and a long learning process) before I realized that writing code is harder than it looks. Looking back on some of that fi... Read Post

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