I Programmer
I Programmer
A blog on everything programmer.

Weak typing - the lost art of the keyboard
Written by Janet Swift   
Tuesday, 25 November 2014

How important a skill is typing for programmers?
The keyboard is still the predominant way we interact with a computer. Voice input, touch screens, and even whole body gestural input, may be on the increase but most of us still type, our commands or data into the machine.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Not Dumping .NET - Microsoft's Method
Written by Mike James   
Friday, 14 November 2014

Microsoft has a complex relationship with the .NET ecosystem it created. Recently it seemed intent on dumping .NET which, after all the work, would be madness. Now the relationship seems to have entered a different phase and there might just be method in the madness.

Last Updated on Friday, 05 December 2014
Dyslexia and Programming
Written by Mike James   
Wednesday, 05 November 2014

Many programmers, including some of the brightest and best, are dyslexic - how does that work!?

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 November 2014
A Comment To The Future Me
Written by Mike James   
Thursday, 02 October 2014

Comments - the simplest of all programming statements and yet at the same time the most difficult of all. Why is it we all find it so hard to write useful comments? Comments are hard.

Last Updated on Monday, 20 October 2014
No Exceptions - Ever!
Written by Mike James   
Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Don’t raise an exception – EVER!

Exceptions are, in practice the lazy programmer's way out of a hole. It would be better not to dig the hole in the first placen but if you do find yourself in such a hole then the advice is to stop digging and climb out - not drop someone else into the hole by throwing an exception..

Last Updated on Monday, 08 September 2014

Page 5 of 25

RSS feed of all content
I Programmer - full contents
Copyright © 2018 i-programmer.info. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License.