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GeneralRe: We should only work 25 hours a week, argues professor PinmemberSuper Lloyd5-Feb-13 14:32 
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NewsBeware of Productivity Tools PinstaffTerrence Dorsey5-Feb-13 12:45 
What's my beef with productivity tools? It's much deeper than a dislike for any particular tool. Charles Petzold already described his concern about Visual Studio in 2005 in a great talk titled Does Visual Studio Rot the Mind?. It's a long read, but definitely worth your while. You should go read it now. In case you didn't want to take the time to read that article (but then: you're already reading this lengthy article), here's the gist of it: Via IntelliSense, code generation, Wizards and drag and drop, Visual Studio assists us, but it also pushes us towards writing (or not writing) code in a particular way. It railroads us. Does it make us more productive? I don't even know how to measure developer productivity, so I can't answer that. Do we learn while coding like that? Not much, I'd say.
Intellisense: good or evil? Discuss among yourselves...
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GeneralRe: Beware of Productivity Tools Pinmemberlewax006-Feb-13 12:18 
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NewsThe least well-kept secret is out. PinprotectorPete O'Hanlon5-Feb-13 5:50 
GeneralRe: The least well-kept secret is out. Pinmemberdb7uk5-Feb-13 14:16 
NewsCold call virus scams are still alive and well PinstaffTerrence Dorsey4-Feb-13 14:23 
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