Friday, 28th September 2012
Is it bad practice to have a variable that has the same name as a function?
Yes, it’s definitely not a good idea. In Python functions and variables share the same namespace, so if you create a variable with the same name as a function you won’t be able to call that function.[... 93 words]
How do you convince your employer to pay your way to a conference and justify the cost without being able to show something tangible in return?
There are a few ways to approach this.[... 210 words]
How difficult is to to learn a language framework, like node.js?
The answer varies enormously depending on the language and the framework. Some frameworks are very easy to pick up, others are harder.[... 162 words]