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The goto is considered harmful. In general. If anyone finds a goto keyword somewhere in a code base nowadays, the default action is to identify the author of this code line and instantly assassinate him. It’s safe, because jury always sides with heroes who do good for public

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Suppose you have two abstractions – an event listener and an event producer. The relationship is 1:1, that is, there’s one abstraction that fires events, and another one that knows how to deal with them. At some later time it turns out there should be more than one listener. If you’re coding in Java, your programming language goes into your way

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The coding competition is in it’s 5th day today. We’ve had a few unofficial training matches, with official finale showdown scheduled for this Friday. Most of us developers here are either participating, or plan to participate. Some didn’t sleep much

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