Why aren’t user-defined operators more common?

Developers who can handle it still have to work with developers who can’t. Stack Exchange This Q&A is part of a weekly series of posts highlighting common questions encountered by technophiles and answered by users at Stack Exchange, a free, community-powered network of 100+ Q&A sites. Where have all the user-defined operators gone? tjameson can’t “find any procedural languages ...

Recursion or while loops: Which is better?

This article was posted originally on Arstechnica. It’s a question young programmers confront often. Stack Exchange This Q&A is part of a weekly series of posts highlighting common questions encountered by technophiles and answered by users at Stack Exchange, a free, community-powered network of 100+ Q&A sites. It’s a response often encountered during technical interviews: “OK, you ...

I can write code, but can’t design well. Any help?

Reading books can only get you so far—and sometimes that’s just far enough. Stack Exchange This Q&A is part of a weekly series of posts highlighting common questions encountered by technophiles and answered by users at Stack Exchange, a free, community-powered network of 100+ Q&A sites. user396089 is more than competent when it comes to writing code in “bits and ...

The Modern Data Nerd Isn’t as Nerdy as You Think

This Post was originally posted on Wired Data science is turning math nerds into rock stars — and it turns out they aren’t as nerdy as you might think. Photo:Enzo Varriale   Data scientists are fast becoming the rock stars of the 21st century. Thanks in part to Nate Silver’s eerily accurate election predictions and Paul ...