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Compare and contrast: Semaphore versus Mutex.

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Not necessarily the hardest but the only one I remember from the interview. Look it up on Wikipedia if you don't have this one off the top of your head.

A mutex is a binary (2-state) semaphore.

What do you do if a project is running late and you will not meet all of the customers requirements?

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What was the most recent project about? What was you personal contribution? Do you have experience with data modelling, and what was the project exactly?

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The technical interviewer asked about my opinions on guiding a customer through setting up a new software product and how to make it a positive experience. I had never considered how to accomplish this effectively.

Programming questions. How to find the only singular integer in an array consist of random pairs of integers.

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IQ test-style questions, algorithms and basic javascript questions

No difficult questions. Very relaxed during the interview. I think it really matters who the manager is at the particular store

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