Monthly Archives: September 2009

Smart and gets things done *right*

I suppose it’s time for the obligatory weigh-in on the latest bit o’ reckless software advice from Joel Spolsky on the merits of the “Duct Tape Programmer”. I think being a duct tape programmer is a bit like being an … Continue reading 

Posted in rant, software, testing | 25 Comments

Would you like to know how I do things?

Over the years, as I speak to other developers, or give presentations at events, I always end up with a lot of questions about “How do you…[x]?” It occurs to me that there’s an awful lot of information out there … Continue reading 

Posted in community, management | 7 Comments