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This is epic, so here’s a table of contents: About Why don’t you just…? Nursing Homes and Neighbourhoods Why not just Apple iOS? iOS, the good iOS, the dubious-to-bad Why not just stock android? Root and backups Something other than iOS or Android and its derivatives? Dearly departed Nokia /...
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I was tasked with giving an initial assessment of technical competence / fit in a 30 minute phone call. Ideally I’d like This tech screen is based on Steve Yegge’s “The Five Essential Phone-Screen Questions” My lightweight version goes something like this: 1) Coding Ask them to describe the code...
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