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The cult of the one-★ review

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Playing the game Like any many fixed systems, the supposedly fair system of user reviews is horribly broken. The process was ripe for gaming. And gamed it ha...

Technical debt: now or never

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I started a new project at work a few months ago. Literally, a new project, as in File -> New Project. It was very liberating (and scary) to not worry abo...

Integrating TortoiseHg with Visual Studio

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If you use Visual Studio, you don’t get integration with version control unless you use Team Foundation Server or install a plugin. This is an adaptation of ...