Working vocabulary

“Good programmers don't just write programs. They build a working vocabulary.” (Guy L. Steele Jr)…

The infrastructure

“The infrastructure does not add any extra business logic, but it can stop the business logic being invoked correctly.” (Nat Pryce)…

Hell

"Hell is large contracts." (P. Hintjens)…

The Web is self-describing

"The Web is self-describing. We get a document and we know how to retrieve additional information by following links.” (B. Burke)…

STL's allocating algorithms

Fact: stable_sort(), stable_partition(), and inplace_merge() are the STL’s allocating algorithms, tolerating out-of-memory with fallbacks.— Stephan T. Lavavej (@StephanTLavavej) December 14, 2015…