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Yury

Java programmer from one of the most sunny places in Siberia. As logical as having 300 sunny days in a place where winter is 6 months long

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What are your worst habits as a developer?

"Okay, this clearly didn't work. Now let's do it for an hour ...

What is your top tool that most devs would be surprised you use regularly?

I use notepad/gedit for that. Also for writing anything longe...

YAML vs. XML vs. JSON for Configuration

INI files. I like to keep my config files as simple as poss...

Do you have a remote work, or remote co-working space horror story to tell? Call us with your answer!

I don't know, conference calls with power tools in the back...

🦠πŸšͺ Show your COVID19 work from home desk? πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»πŸͺ‘

Yeah it's definitely not healthy so I take breaks more often ...

🦠πŸšͺ Show your COVID19 work from home desk? πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»πŸͺ‘

I moved in last month and was looking to get a desk by the en...

What effect is the Coronavirus having on your work life and personal life?

Company restricted travelling but I don't travel for busine...

Non-native English speakers of dev.to how do you keep your English skills sharp!

reading and writing is easy to practice. there's so many ar...

What was your win this week?

Received and declined a new job offer. Also notified my emp...

Whats in your bag?

I just came back home from a short trip abroad so it's full...

Which foreign languages did you study?πŸ‘¨β€πŸŽ“

Russian - Native English - Good enough according to most pe...

Are you an I person, T person or X person?

Something like "_-_"

The Fear of Effectiveness

They could also be afraid that if they start doing their jo...

How do you feel about the "misuse" of HTTP methods?

My side-project revolves around an API that uses GET reques...

Why and How You Should Use Twitter for Networking

Rapper: releases new album Twitter: a bunch of fire emojis ...

What was your win this week?

This week, I... moved a few months of work from test enviro...

Why you should not use (long-lived) feature branches

the idea of feature toggles never clicked with me for some ...

Being A Woman On The Internet Is... "Fun": A Scientific Study

the handle I used during the good old times of anonymity lo...

Being A Woman On The Internet Is... "Fun": A Scientific Study

you can always point them to a dozen of non-technical artic...

Spring boot + Spring Security 5 + OAuth2/OIDC Client - Basics

Looking forward for the next article. I had to integrate wi...

What was your win this week?

This week, I... got a response from another department in m...

Get Yourself Profiled

last time I tried MBTI ~7 years ago I couldn't get consiste...

How games can improve your skills in the real world

Most of my English vocabulary comes from GTA Vice City and ...

Which fictional character best describes your job role?

lately I've been Storm from X-Men movies

What is Proper Continuous Integration?

mvn install -o -T 1C -pl modulename -am Using modules for...

Tell me a coding confession

I rely on my IDE autocomplete so much I sometimes forget th...

But what if they steal my idea?

If I don't have time or resources to do it there's no point...

What were (or are) your initial thoughts about the technology/software development industry?

I thought it'd be easier. Less talking to people, more clea...

What software development skills only come with experience?

reminds me of my first few months as a dev when I was in a ...

Microsoft is building a Chromium based browser! 😲

now only if they released an OS update which would uninstal...

dev.to Show us your octocat alter ego

Me Me going for job interview

This Facebook Security Breach was "Intended Functionality"

that reminds me. few days ago we were revisiting some old b...

Enter the Zone

Walking usually works for me. During winter I just try to g...

Enter the Zone

I usually end up realizing I just spent an hour looking int...

​Linus Torvalds takes a break from Linux

That explains why most modern tendencies feel so alien to m...

How do you feel about changing naming terms?

I try to think of words that cannot offend anyone. Haven't ...

Unethical programming

If we ever get to the point where it is completely on auto...

Side Project: Water Cooling My PC

Ah, I figured out why I thought that. Most of the builds on...

Side Project: Water Cooling My PC

do you realy need a rear exhaust fan? I always thought the ...

What little things make you happy while coding?

yes. I've been deleting a lot of unused code recently and i...

Why are you programming?

Well, I had two options, either a medical school to work on...

Why are you programming?

Because of cyberpunk movies

Explain Scrum Like I'm Five

Waterfall: you're hired to build a house. the client tells yo...

How do you stay focused when everything sucks?

I don't. I'm still doing what needs to be done but my work ...

Who uses Telegram at work?

e2e is disabled by default unless you start a secret chat. ...

Why homogenous dev setups aren't the best idea

for me, using different browsers for home and work helps a ...

On Meetings and Wasting Time

also, if your team is big enough, not everyone is really re...

A simple tip for cleaner code

var dict = {'1':'YES', '0':'MAYBE', '-1':'NO'}; function ...

Why you should deploy on Friday afternoon

I like the idea because it allows to automate almost everyt...

Share Your Best Motivational Quotes

"You always have a choice, even if it's between two bad opt...

What was your first ever contribution to Open Source?

I only have one pull request that was fixing an issue I had...

What makes maintaining documentation difficult?

code tells exactly what it does. sometimes it's not what yo...

How do you survive over a year of rejected applications?

just keep going. it's almost a year for me too and I do hav...

Open layout vs closed layout? Something in between? What's the ideal office layout?

There's a rehearsal spot not far from our office. Nothing s...

Open layout vs closed layout? Something in between? What's the ideal office layout?

A room for ~10 people who mostly work together. I worked in...

Explain Java 8's Optional Like I'm Five

other Optional methods Optional::orElse - you have another c...

How to self-destruct successfully

Good post. But why is everybody calling it a comfort zone w...

What's most likely to kill your motivation for the day/month/year?

hammering the screws instead of using a screwdriver. actual...

What was the worst bug you've ever written?

Me and some other developer working on separate parts of ou...

How do you deal with naming when you're bilingual?

I only use English for all my code and comments because the...

FactoryGirl was renamed FactoryBot

I'd change the name to BrownSugar though if it's not alread...

What new hardware to buy ...

My main requirement is an amount of RAM. anything less than...

What tools do you use for CI/CD? Past experiences, recommendations?

We use 5.13.2. Atlassian didn't mention it in release notes a...

What tools do you use for CI/CD? Past experiences, recommendations?

I wish they had project level permissions. It's a really good...

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