Overload Journal 163 - June 2021

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  • Geek, Nerd or Neither?  WEB  PDF
    By Frances Buontempo
    Typecasting can be useful but has many dangers. Frances Buontempo considers how to pick your way through categories.

  • Replacing ‘bool’ Values  WEB  PDF
    By Spencer Collyer
    Booleans seem simple to use. Spencer Collyer considers when they can actually cause a world of pain.

  • How We (Don’t) Reason About Code  WEB  PDF
    By Lucian Radu Teodorescu
    Reading code is time consuming. Lucian Radu Teodorescu takes it one step further and asks how we reason about code.

  • Out of Control  WEB  PDF
    By Kevlin Henney
    An essay on paradigms, refactoring, control flow, data, code, dualism and what Roman numerals ever did for us. Kevlin Henney takes us on a whirlwind tour.

  • The Sea of C You Don’t Want to See  WEB  PDF
    By Deák Ferenc
    Last issue included a script. Deák Ferenc plays with the paradigm and dives into (a) deep sea (deap C).