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Ben Nadel at cf.Objective() 2009 (Minneapolis, MN) with: Luis Majano
Ben Nadel at cf.Objective() 2009 (Minneapolis, MN) with: Luis Majano ( @lmajano )

Working Code Podcast - Episode 172: Building Your Own Standard

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In a world where many programmers instinctively reach for an existing solution in "user land", I pose the question: is there value in building out and maintaining my own standard library? This would be the collection of commonly-used functions and classes that I enjoy using; and, which are tailored to my use-cases and programming paradigms. Doing so would be a vibrant mixture of pragmatism, vanity, ego, efficiency, and compensation. But, would it ultimately provide a net befit?

All that and more on this week's show:

... featuring these beautiful, beautiful people:

With audio editing and engineering by ZCross Media.

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