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As true today as it was when the book was written. “The psychology of computer programming” by @JerryWeinberg, 1971.

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/07/02

@ingorammer on Twitter [WayBack] a while back:

As true today as it was when the book was written. “The psychology of computer programming” by @JerryWeinberg, 1971:

Specifications evolve together with programs and programmers. Writing a programis a process of learning – both for the programmer and the person who commissions the program. Morover, this learning takes place in the context of a particular machine, a particular programming language, a particular programmer or programming team in a particular working environment, and a particular set of historical events that determine not just the form of the code but also what the code does!

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–jeroen

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Supreme / Pearl Drums – Animal | Soundslice

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/06/27

[WayBack] Supreme / Pearl Drums – Animal | Soundslice. Found based on a low-quality video in a private FB channel.

This one is much better (:

–jeroen

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Amazon.com: Kaimebien I Before E Weird Grammar Teacher 11 Ounces Coffee Mug: Kitchen & Dining

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/05/20

Want: mug of [WayBackWeird Meme on me.me:
I Before E
Except When Your Feisty Foreign Neighbor Keith Leisurely Receives Eight Counterfeit Beige Sleighs From Caffeinated Atheist Weightlifters
Weird

Via:

See also I before E except after C – Wikipedia

Mug: [WayBackAmazon.com: Kaimebien I Before E Weird Grammar Teacher 11 Ounces Coffee Mug: Kitchen & Dining

–jeroen

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Did you hear about the man who got cooled to absolute zero? He’s 0K now.

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/05/09

Did you hear about the man who got cooled to absolute zero? He’s 0K now.

The oldest reference I could find is at [Archive.isScience Joke – 5.

Via G+

–jeroen

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@rw@mastodon.social on Twitter: “Personally, I prefer to increase the spacing for each successive indent according to the Fibbonaci sequence:… “

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/05/01

Awesome! [WayBack@rw@mastodon.social on Twitter: “Personally, I prefer to increase the spacing for each successive indent according to the Fibbonaci sequence:… “

Via [WayBack] The indentation debate just ended – G+ – CodeProject

–jeroen

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