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Expensify CEO On 'Why We Won't Hire .NET Developers'

RoadWarriorX Competitor is .NET (758 comments)

I work for a competitor of Expensify that built their system on the .NET platform. So there....

more than 3 years ago

Lessons Learned From Skype’s Outage

RoadWarriorX Lesson Learned? (278 comments)

The lesson they learned is that the users like to use buggy versions of their software? Sure blame your users... Maybe the lesson to learn is not release buggy software!

more than 3 years ago

What Is the Oldest Code Written Still Running?

RoadWarriorX Who wrote this crap? (903 comments)

The other day, I was investigating some strange behavior in our production environment. I scanned through some piece of code written way back in 2001. After poking around for a couple hours, I find the offending code. The code was somewhat buggy and I found it right away, but fixing it proved to be challenging. After a hour or so, my frustrations got to me. It was so bad that I started to say "who wrote this crap?", only to realize that I wrote it 7 years ago. Alas, I had stumbled upon the oldest running code in my measly existence.

more than 6 years ago


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