What do we call someone who creates software?

Sample titles used:

  • Computer scientist
  • Software developer
  • Software engineer
  • Engineer
  • Computer Engineer
  • Development engineer
  • Web developer
  • Mobile applications developer (and specialties like Android apps or iOS apps developer)
  • Front end developer
  • Back end developer
  • Full stack developer
  • Devops engineer
  • Programmer
  • Computer programmer
  • Coder
  • Systems analyst
  • Information systems technician
  • Analyst/programmer
  • Database administrator (some are expected to developer database applications)
  • Software architect
  • Principal engineer
  • Senior engineer
  • Junior developer
  • Junior engineer
  • Data architect
  • Software consultant
  • Software craftsman

You can almost take a large set of nouns used in any business title and pair up with any of “engineer”, “developer”, “scientist”, “architect” and so on. The number of potential titles is huge.

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Facebook Experiments With Disappearing Posts

Facebook Experiments With Disappearing Posts.

Enables you to post something with an expiration date and time.

Many users of FB do this now but manually: they post a topic, and when challenged on the accuracy of the topic or post, they delete it.

This enables the spread of inaccurate views intended to influence others while simultaneously avoiding challenges. In the field of propaganda, the first message that consumers receive is the one most likely to stick, even when it is wrong. Propagandists know that most people share before thinking, thereby using social media as a frictionless conduit for propaganda.

Past posts about the use of social media for propaganda purposes are here.