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McCarthy’s 23 1/2 Rules

All of this even more valid today than it did nearly twenty years ago when Jim McCarthy’s Dynamics of Software Development. It’s as much about group psychology as it is about managing software development and foreshadowed Agile and Scrum.   … Continue reading

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Another passing…

Dennis Ritchie, 1941-2011 main( ){ printf(“Goodbye Dennis”); }

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Mediocrity Rules or “Why does enterprise software suck?”

As our society becomes more and more digital, more connected, and all of us become more comfortable with technology, the stark contrast that we see between our digital personal lives and the wasteland that we encounter at work is growing.  … Continue reading

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