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NEW—Pet Programming Peeves
Minor coding issues and puzzling practices that continue to irritate us.


Articles on object-oriented design and programming

Special featured topic for 2006: Pseudo Object-Oriented Programming

We're seeing more and more examples of distorted understandings of what OOP is about, and we're seeing them not only in actual software development projects, but also in textbooks and journals. Many project failures can be attributed to this phenomenon, and object technology itself is being unfairly discredited in some organizations.

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Articles about programming practices and techniques

Articles about other programming languages and tools


Information about about Systems Analysis

An Important Resource for the Systems Analyst

Information about HTML and web deployment

All Lists Are Ordered!—a common gaffe among writers on HTML.

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Last Updated October 12, 2012