I've been mulling over research in programming for quite some time, and a talk like this is really up my alley.
What We Know We Don't Know
TL;DW the best code is written by a team of unstressed people that sleep 8 hours a night, and do code reviews; chances are type to untypes languages, dynamic to static, etc. etc. etc. don't matter nearly as much as these (yes, even TDD)
The ultimate messenger protocol comparison chart
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The Conventicle of the Lesser Occult Institute