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Dev Is Not Construction. It's Medicine.

Exactly. I had a hypothesis on how I could design a good pars...

Dev Is Not Construction. It's Medicine.

Absolutely. My original programming language was Ada, so you ...

Dev Is Not Construction. It's Medicine.

I was a bit confounded when you said you were going to make t...

It seems like Rust software is bad

The real key to reliable and well written software is in the ...

Devs Shouldn't Report to PMs

In medicine, we have strict separation for these kinds of thi...

Three unusual qualities we look for to hire amazing developers

I don't think taking care in your work and paying attention ...

Three unusual qualities we look for to hire amazing developers

I get what you're trying to say, and I think it's great. I th...

Ron, The Untouchable, Invincible, No-Good Developer

I've been debating whether I want to work professionally in t...

Ron, The Untouchable, Invincible, No-Good Developer

It reminds me of surgeons, actually. Only in medicine surgeon...

Ron, The Untouchable, Invincible, No-Good Developer

Hah, so I'm not the only one who sees it. As an outsider who ...

Stop worrying about the little things

Tabs are an accessibility thing. I'm not sure calling accessi...

Write better code and be a better programmer by NEVER USING ELSE statements

I didn't think it was, hence saying I agree with your point. ...

Write better code and be a better programmer by NEVER USING ELSE statements

While I agree with many of these points, and definitely find ...

No more MVC

If you can translate 1:1, it's the same thing with different ...

Avoiding Nulls with Extension Methods

?. isn't a no-op. It's an expression which returns null. Now,...

Functional Collections

I've since fixed the C# callsite for Map() to where everythin...

Value-Based Attributes in C#

First thing that comes to mind is "data". It's general enough...

Value-Based Attributes in C#

While the implementation is handy, the naming doesn't fit wit...

Real Traits in C#

Yeah, and I hope that's the case. Dedicated syntax is preferr...

Span<T>

Done! dev.to/entomy/generics-systems-83n

Guard Clauses

Something I didn't mention, because to the best of my knowled...

Span<T>

I'll have to do a deep dive into this sometime, but the gist ...

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