Compendium of Wondrous Links vol VII

Here we go again… This time I’m loosely grouping them, it has been a while and there are so many things! The best programming advice I ever got, which actually is about the worst advice, being reverted. The social dynamics of code review. While code review is very useful, is also important to put the stress on the proper parts. As feedback in general, it needs to be constructive and tactful. The Future of Programming. This is an incredible way of giving a presentation, and the best of all, the form adds a lot to… Read More

Vim speed is not really the point

I am a Vim user. And a Vim fan. I was fiddling around for some time, you know, just knowing the basics, because it is convenient to do small changes on servers without having to worry about installing anything. Just the basics, insert mode, some search, save, and a couple more things. Then, around two years ago, I decided to give it a try as my main editor, after watching a presentation of a co-worker (my boss, actually) about how to use Vim (he has been using Vim for around 20 years) At… Read More