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Humor Reading Material

Monday morning in the programmer world

Recommended reading and notes:

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Humor Programming

What comments are for

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Humor Programming

Me, looking at the code written by the previous developer

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Humor Programming

The truth about programming for Apple platforms

This is old news to iOS/macOS/iPadOS/watchOS developers, but it’s worth repeating. That’s all right; I’d rather code in Swift than Objective-C.

Given the fight between Google and Oracle, I’m certain that if Google was the mother in the comic, Java would be Objective-C and Kotlin would be Swift.

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Hardware Humor

Kirk and Spock travel to 2014; get laughed at for their pitiful mobile devices

kirk and spock in 2014

Click the image to see the full comic on its original page.

Dan Piraro, on his comic strip Bizarro, shows exactly what would happen if the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise time-traveled to 2014 and people saw their communicators.

Oddly enough, it was Star Trek that inspired Motorola’s Martin Cooper in his work on the first truly mobile phones:

this article also appears in the GSG blog