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Which projects have excellent documentation?

I continuously research how to improve the documentation that I write and how others perceive it. But what better way than to step back for a moment and see how others have done it? But surely I am biased by now. I ha…

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Which projects have excellent documentation?

I continuously research how to improve the documentation that I write and how others perceive it. But what better way than to step back for a moment and see how others have done it? But surely I am biased by now. I ha…

What We Can Learn From Code Spaces

A sad thing happened earlier this week to the (d)vcs hosting service Code Spaces . An unauthorized person gained access to their Amazon controlpanel, and after an attempt to extort money out of Code Spaces to stop a D…

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Bristol UK area, you need me

Yesterday, @phpsw tweeted: also, still looking for people to speak about testing/CI in July/August, if anyone wants to volunteer before we start searching/goading :) I, sort of jokingly, responded with: …

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Want to be more productive? Work less!

There are many people (myself included for a long time) that will work more and more when they have more stress. Whether it’s a deadline or simply too much work on your hands, you just start working longer, open your…

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Be Yourself, Stay Yourself

Today I spoke a short bit at the funeral of my grandmother. I told my family about an important lesson I learned from my grandmother. I’d also like to share this lesson with you, as I think it is an important lesson …

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WeCamp: Everybody is welcome!

Last month we announced WeCamp , an event where developers can improve their skills not just by listening to people, but also by actually doing things. Response has been amazing: Many people love the idea, we’ve alr…

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Why your current developer is terrible

Earlier today I got pointed on Facebook to this article by Shamoon Siddiqui on Medium.com . I would very much recommend this article to both developers and managers. This is an excellent read. It also made me think ab…

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