Moore's law enables great progress, but often it's the underlying algorithms that drive computer science forward.
If there is one thing developers like less than writing documentation, it's responding to unnecessary escalations.
Stack Overflow for Teams, our collaboration platform for building a knowledge base inside your organization, is now free.
In the second edition of our Level Up series, we explore how to create shapes, animations, and art using p5.js.
In this series, we look at the most loved languages according to the Stack Overflow developer survey, the spread and use cases for each of them and collect some essential links on how to get into them. First up: Rust.
Teresa Dietrich leads Product, Community, and Engineering at Stack Overflow. She will be posting quarterly updates laying out key accomplishments and future goals.
Rather than dig into complex math or over-simplify by using a pre-written function, we'll write our own binomial test function, primarily using base Python. In the process, we'll learn more about how hypothesis testing works and build intuition for how to interpret a p-value.
IaC allows developers to supply IT environments with multiple lines of code and can be deployed in a matter of minutes (in contrast to manual infrastructure, which can take hours if not days to be deployed).
In order to get the most performant site possible when building the codebase for our public Stack Overflow site, we didn’t always follow best practices.