Do developers have culture?

There are many descriptions of how developers work, think and act. For a long time, we’ve distinguished between opportunistic, pragmatic and systematic programmers (there is an old and short description of these here: A more up to date description is here:

Researchers at the Stanford HCI Group have seen similar workstyles and have focused a lot of effort to better understand opportunistic programers:

Most recently, Andy Ko just posted a great blog post on a specific developer culture: It’s well worth a read.

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