In Pictures: 15 things we hate about Java

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Long CamelCase names The idea of gluing together long sentences into variable names by capitalizing the first letters gets old quickly. There's no doubt that it adds a bit of self-documentation to the code but wouldn't it just be easier to read a line that said:

i // holds the interest rate before taxes as per regulation 43

instead of:

interestRateHoldingVariableAdjusted ForTaxesAsDefinedByRegulation43

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