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My wife runs a medical billing business, and the primary software she uses to do her work is the web-based application of some service provider whose name I can't remember at the moment.
Still awake? Good! Here comes the interesting part.
Here I am, poking around in Firefox, snooping at this application's HTML code, and what do I find? An <applet> tag! My wife, being a bit startled by my intense GASP, asked what was wrong. I mentioned that "these guys" are still using Java Applets, which as far as I know are not supported anymore by anyone. She acknowledged this and immediately responded that the new version, which is in beta, does not use Java at all, and proceeded to load the new version up in her browser.
Any of you guys still coding JSF or Applets? If not, when was the last time you've come across either in your work?
On the other hand, you have different fingers. - Steven Wright
Yeah. I should have realized the problem because I wasn't required to use a lambda. Enumerable.Repeat(()=>new Client(), 10); would be the expected syntax.
But I also read that using for loops is a lot faster than using Linq ...
Meh. For a service that gets called once a day and creates at most 1 to maybe 5 instances, I don't really care. The real travesty IMO is the ToArray() call because the web service interface where this gets assigned requires an array.
I'm surprised nobody else said that.
And, being the age I am, I learned to type on a typewriter with blacked out keys.
We learned to shift with either hand... but I find myself always using my left hand... odd.
I'm originally a hunt-and-peck typist(*). While I use most of the fingers on both hands, I 'prefer' specific fingers for certain keys. Interestingly, my right hand is more flexible on the keyboard even though I write left-handed.
(*) My mother is a classically trained typist who could manage 90 words per minute on an IBM Selectric typewriter. She can't watch me type on a computer keyboard without turning a bit green .
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