Content tagged as 'Garbage-Collection'

Here is a list of all the content that has been tagged as garbage-collection.

Exploring JavaScript Prototypes

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My intention with this post is to arm our developers with enough information around JavaScript prototypes to know when they are the right tool for the job as opposed to other constructs when considering how to create polymorphic JavaScript that’s performant and easy to maintain.

Exploring JavaScript Closures

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Now establishing the formal definition has been quite an interesting journey, with quite a few sources not quite getting it right. Although the ES3 spec talks about closure, there is no formal definition of what it actually is. The ES5 spec on the other hand does discuss what closure is in two distinct locations.

Software Engineer Interview Quick Question Set

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Software Engineer Interview Process and Questions

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A short time ago, I was tasked with finding the right software engineer/s for the organisation I was working for. I settled on a process, a set of background questions, a set of practical programming exercises and a set of verbal questions. Later on I cut the set of verbal questions down to a quicker set. In this post, I’ll be going over the process and the full set of verbal questions. In a subsequent post I’ll go over the quicker set.

Garbage Collection in dot NET 4.0

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Coverage on what’s new in the .NET 4.0 garbage collector.